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David M.


Corvallis, OR
Hometown: Corvallis

Member since:

November 11, 2013

What's your biggest frustration with emacs?

It takes a major effort to learn emacs and that can make it difficult to convince beginning Linux/Unix students of the value of putting in the effort.

How long have you been using emacs?

Since the 1980s. I have used several different versions of emacs, but now days I just use GNU-Emacs. At one time I wrote a number of on-adds in elisp, but I don't write much software anymore and haven't written elisp since the 1990s.


Semi-retired Open Source Geek from Corvallis. Like to garden, farm, and use emacs. Teach Linux/Unix classes part-time at Portland Community College.

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