Ollie Saunders

Scotland, United Kingdom

twitter.com/olliesaunders

Age: 28

I like functional programming.

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comment Bash : iterate over list of files with spaces
This will split a single file path that contains a \n. OK, those shouldn’t be around but they can be created: touch "$(printf "foo\nbar")"
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comment Missing packages from GNU Emacs
let us continue this discussion in chat
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comment Missing packages from GNU Emacs
x86_64 MacBook Pro running OS X 10.8.5. The emacs I’m using is the standard one I got from the website
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comment Missing packages from GNU Emacs
Original post adjusted to give version (24.2)
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comment Missing packages from GNU Emacs
OK well let’s take smart-tags-mode for example. emacswiki.org/SmartTabs states: This code is now available as an Emacs minor mode through the MELPA package smart-tabs-mode and can be installed through the Emacs package manager. You can add MELPA to your package archive list with: (add-to-list 'package-archives ("melpa" . "http://melpa.milkbox.net/packages/"))
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comment Missing packages from GNU Emacs
The hosts are being added you know (as OP states). When I describe the variable it has all the hosts in it. But packages are still missing. (package-initialize) returns t
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comment Missing packages from GNU Emacs
Just tried it, no change
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