From: Saurabh Agrawal <email@example.com> To: Manish <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: email@example.com Subject: Re: Installing on windows Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2009 23:37:02 +0530 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <email@example.com> Presently I have org-mode 6.16 installed, which came default with latest release of emacs win32. However, I just downloaded version 6.21b and tried to do as you said. However, "org-version" is still showing 6.16. Will we have to unlink earlier version somehow? Regards, Saurabh. On Wed, Feb 4, 2009 at 11:18 PM, Manish <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > On Wed, Feb 4, 2009 at 10:49 PM, Bill Raynor wrote: >> I and many others would be grateful for a detailed step-by-step >> tutorial on installing org-mode on windows. The basic instructions >> work just fine on, say, OS X (edit makefile, make and make install) >> but don't work on windows. Using emacs on windows is quite simple >> (download and install) but updating Org doesn't work so well. > > Just unzip the org-mode in some location (e.g. D:/mystuff/org-mode/) and > add following to .emacs (customize to taste/need).. mostly copied from > Org manual activation section: > > --8<---------------cut here---------------start------------->8--- > (add-to-list 'load-path "D:/mystuff/org-mode/lisp") > (require 'org-install) > ;; The following lines are always needed. Choose your own keys. > (add-to-list 'auto-mode-alist '("\\.org\\'" . org-mode)) > (global-set-key "\C-cl" 'org-store-link) > (global-set-key "\C-ca" 'org-agenda) > (global-set-key "\C-cb" 'org-iswitchb) > (add-hook 'org-mode-hook 'turn-on-font-lock) ; Org buffers only > (transient-mark-mode 1) > --8<---------------cut here---------------end--------------->8--- > >> >> In the past I've used dired to attempt to compile the directory >> directly, which gets lots of error messages, but sort of works. I read >> a recent post on installing cygwin, but that doesn't quite work, as >> the post neglected to mention that you have to install cygwin + some >> unspecified packages (to get make, for instance). I trying that now. I >> am also using the W32 version of emacs. > > You do not /have to/ compile the lisp files, you can use just the source > (by skipping all steps that ask for make in the installation section of > the manual.) I am not sure how much performance impact will it have but > it's an option at least. > > Do let us know how it goes. > > HTH > -- > Manish > > > _______________________________________________ > Emacs-orgmode mailing list > Remember: use `Reply All' to send replies to the list. > Emacsemail@example.com > http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/emacs-orgmode >
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2009-02-04 18:07 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 25+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2009-02-04 17:19 Bill Raynor 2009-02-04 17:47 ` Saurabh Agrawal 2009-02-04 17:48 ` Manish 2009-02-04 18:07 ` Saurabh Agrawal [this message] 2009-02-05 2:01 ` Manish 2009-02-05 5:02 ` Saurabh Agrawal 2009-02-05 5:14 ` Manish 2009-02-05 5:18 ` Cameron Horsburgh 2009-02-05 5:30 ` Manish 2009-02-05 6:11 ` Cameron Horsburgh 2009-02-05 7:53 ` Manish 2009-02-05 8:25 ` Cameron Horsburgh 2009-02-06 7:15 ` Saurabh Agrawal 2009-02-06 8:05 ` Manish 2009-02-06 11:26 ` Saurabh Agrawal [not found] ` <firstname.lastname@example.org> 2009-02-06 13:07 ` Saurabh Agrawal 2009-02-06 19:52 ` Manish 2009-02-06 21:24 ` Chris McMahan 2009-02-06 23:30 ` Sebastian Rose 2009-02-07 8:20 ` Manish 2009-02-04 18:16 ` Bill Raynor 2009-02-04 19:52 ` Charles Sebold 2009-02-05 9:38 ` Tony Mc 2009-02-06 23:19 Tim O'Callaghan 2009-02-07 9:09 ` Manish
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