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From: Brian van den Broek <brian.van.den.broek@gmail.com>
To: Marius Hofert <marius.hofert@math.ethz.ch>
Cc: Emacs help <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Re: How to install contributions to org-mode such as org-contacts?
Date: Fri, 28 Oct 2011 14:23:05 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAF6DajJm3M9v3V0xD8Q5gaJsi+EiBma2MhK8K79Odn7k8dovsw@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <29B1D853-B0B8-42FC-BAFF-67D120C8B10F@math.ethz.ch>

On 28 October 2011 14:07, Marius Hofert <marius.hofert@math.ethz.ch> wrote:
> Hi,
> I downloaded and successfully installed the latest version org-mode (M-x org-version shows 7.7). I was hoping to get org-contacts with it, too, but when putting (require 'org-contacs) in .emacs, I obtain:
> Warning (initialization): An error occurred while loading `/Users/mhofert/.emacs':
> File error: Cannot open load file, org-contacts
> To ensure normal operation, you should investigate and remove the
> cause of the error in your initialization file.  Start Emacs with
> the `--debug-init' option to view a complete error backtrace.
> Org-contacts is one of the contributions and can be found in org-7.7/contrib.
> How can I install this org-mode contribution (on Mac OS X 10.7.2 with GNU Emacs 23.3 (9.0))?
> I installed the latest org-mode version by setting (in ./Makefile):
>  EMACS=/Applications/Emacs.app/Contents/MacOS//emacs
>  lispdir=/Applications/Emacs.app/Contents/Resources/lisp/
>  infodir=/Applications/Emacs.app/Contents/Resources/info
> I checked the contribution README, but that didn't tell  me how to install org-mode ocntributions.
> Cheers,
> Marius


Do you do what the fine manual suggests?:

If you plan to use code from the contrib subdirectory, do a similar
step for this directory:

     (setq load-path (cons "~/path/to/orgdir/contrib/lisp" load-path))



Brian vdB

  reply	other threads:[~2011-10-28 12:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-10-28 12:07 How to install contributions to org-mode such as org-contacts? Marius Hofert
2011-10-28 12:23 ` Brian van den Broek [this message]
2011-10-28 12:58   ` Marius Hofert

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