Emacs is a historical editor created in 1976. Emacs is a family of text editors that are characterized by their extensibility. The manual for the most widely used variant, GNU Emacs, describes it as "the extensible, customizable, self-documenting, real-time display editor". Development of the first Emacs began in the mid-1970s, and work on its direct descendant, GNU Emacs, continues actively as of 2018. Read more on Wikipedia...
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- Emacs first appeared in 1976
- See also: lisp, c, org, teco, vi-editor, unix, java, emacs-lisp, linux, rust, ruby, lua, common-lisp, swi-prolog, spice-lisp, lispworks, haskell, eclipse-editor, sublime-editor, latex, ghostscript, perl, python, vim-editor, isbn
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Last updated July 8th, 2019