[OS X Emacs] Ruby on Aquamacs

Emil Marceta emarceta at gmail.com
Mon Oct 13 13:35:24 EDT 2008

On Mon, Oct 13, 2008 at 7:03 AM, Roland Whitehead <rolandw at mac.com> wrote:
> I'm fiddling with various modes in order to set up a good Ruby development
> environment within Aquamacs. I'm running ruby-mode.el, ruby-electric.el and
> pabbrev.el at the moment but it doesn't seem to be to be as good as it could
> get... Do you have a perfect Ruby development environment (and I'm not
> really interested in Rails at the moment) and would you share it?

Can't say that is 'perfect' :) - here is what is my current state.

in addition to ruby-mode, ruby-electric I use the following :
- ido
- tags, imenu
- ri-emacs
- hippie-expand, dabbrev-expand, yasnippet

For Rails I use Rinari.

> I keep thinking that it would be great to have a Wiki page for every kind of
> development environment with links to the .el files and sections from
> Preferences.el documents but I guess that so many people will have such
> varied Preferences.el files that it could be rather complex.

I find emacswiki.org is a pretty good.


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