Tag Archives: emacs

restclient.el – sending API Requests directly from within Emacs

Hey, something new! (to me!) the restclient.el library, for emacs. I tried it. I like it. I recommend it. What does it do? Allows you to send REST requests (really just http requests) right from emacs, interactively. And then pretty-prints the results if possible (if XML or JSON … Continue reading »


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Emacs flycheck for C#

I use emacs, have done so for a long time. Also a longtime fan of C#. I wrote csharp-mode for emacs, to sort of cross the streams on those two interests. I recently found Flycheck – which is a turn-of-the-crank on the fantastic idea that was flymake. If … Continue reading »


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Pretty printing XML from within emacs

I use emacs. Can’t help it. Been using it for years, and the cost of switching to something “more modern” has never reached the payoff threshold. Today I want to show you how I pretty-print XML from within emacs. The elisp for the pretty-printing logic was originally from … Continue reading »


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emacs dired fixups

For the geeks and dinosaurs among us**, A quick post on dired fixups I use for emacs. I like to sort by name, size, date, and extension. Dired sorts by name and time I think, by default. For other options you need to manually enter the ls sorting … Continue reading »


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