[OS X Emacs] emacsclient with aquamacs: error opening socket

Jack Repenning jrepenning at collab.net
Wed Jan 5 14:32:03 EST 2011

On Jan 5, 2011, at 11:23 AM, Oz Linden (Scott Lawrence) wrote:

> I'm trying to use Aquamacs as an emacs server on MacOS 10.6, but when I invoke it I get this error:
> emacsclient: error accessing server file "/Users/oz/.emacs.d/server"

What are you using for emacsclient?

I use


and it gets along just fine entirely without that socket file.

I have no explicit load for server.el, but C-h f server-start tells me it was loaded from "server.el", which I take to mean the one at 


I do invoke (server-start) in ~/.Aquamacs/Preferences.el.

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