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Attempting "Emacs this file"
- From: Just Hangin <justhangin510 at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2002 03:13:54 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Attempting "Emacs this file"
I'm trying to get this little Windows Explorer
right-click menu add-on to work and having problems.
I want to be able to right click on a file and have
emacs open it in an rxvt. It almost works...the menu
item appears, the rxvt opens, emacs runs...but the
object file %1 doesn't get sucked in.
Here's my attempt:
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
@="F:\\Unix\\cygwin\\bin\\rxvt.exe -g 100x40+50+50
-ls -sr -sb -sl 1000 -fg Black -bg LightSteelBlue -fn
'Courier New' -e /usr/bin/bash --login -c emacs
I did a lot of searching about this an saw discussions
which involved "gnuclientw" as a solution.
@="Edit with &Gnu Emacs"
@="F:\\Unix\\cygwin\\bin\\gnuclientw.exe -F -q \"%1\""
I found that on the web and played with it...but it
seems to rely on another program called "runemacs.exe"
which I couldnt locate. This seems to be an NTEmacs
program and not a Cygwin Gnuemacs program.
Im confused. I see lots of posts about NTEmacs,
NTEmacs = Gnuemacs, Xemacs... but, what is the actual
Emacs in the Cygwin distribution? Just Gnuemacs,
Well, I'm betting that there's an easy answer and that
someone, who has used cygwin longer than I, can
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