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From: Hongyi Zhao <hongyi.zhao@gmail.com>
To: tomas@tuxteam.de
Cc: Emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Can't activate orgmode after the installation of its git master version.
Date: Sun, 27 Dec 2020 22:57:31 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAGP6POL4c_o8R+_kOHj4ZwN9ZAwQ8bJ+kSPNcTni9HfUmNOzYg@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20201227141243.GB1578@tuxteam.de>

On Sun, Dec 27, 2020 at 10:12 PM <tomas@tuxteam.de> wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 27, 2020 at 09:34:18PM +0800, Hongyi Zhao wrote:
> > On Ubuntu 20.10, I compiled the latest git master version of emacs,
> > but I can't activate the org-mode command from within it. So I try to install
> > the orgmode using its git repository according to the official guidance [1] as
> > shown below.
> >
> > $ git clone https://code.orgmode.org/bzg/org-mode.git
> > Public/repo/code.orgmode.org/bzg/org-mode.git
> > $ cd code.orgmode.org/bzg/org-mode.git
> > $ make autoloads
> >
> > Then add the following lines into ~/.emacs.d/init.el:
> >
> > (add-to-list 'load-path "~/Public/repo/code.orgmode.org/bzg/org-mode.git/lisp")
> > (add-to-list 'load-path
> > "~/Public/repo/code.orgmode.org/bzg/org-mode.git/contrib/lisp" t)
> >
> > But after I started emacs and issue the instructions 'M-x org-mode RET', I
> > see the following information in the minibuffer:
> >
> > M-x org-mode [No match]
> My guess is that org-mode isn't arranged to autoload
> the org library.
> Before doing "M-x org-mode" try doing "M-x load-library <RET> org <RET>".
> If that works, then autoload is your problem.

Yes. It does the trick.

> (Background: Emacs doesn't load all available libraries: this would
> make startup times too long for things you are probably not going to
> need. Instead, it has a mapping of commands to libraries, to help it
> load the right library whenever that command is seen the first time).
> Once we know whether your problem is autoload, we can refine the
> quest.

Then how should I revise my ~/.emacs.d/init.el to load org library
automatically before enable org-mode?

Assoc. Prof. Hongyi Zhao <hongyi.zhao@gmail.com>
Theory and Simulation of Materials
Hebei Polytechnic University of Science and Technology engineering
NO. 552 North Gangtie Road, Xingtai, China

  reply	other threads:[~2020-12-27 14:58 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-12-27 13:34 Can't activate orgmode after the installation of its git master version Hongyi Zhao
2020-12-27 14:12 ` tomas
2020-12-27 14:57   ` Hongyi Zhao [this message]
2020-12-27 15:14     ` Hongyi Zhao
2020-12-27 16:18       ` tomas
2020-12-28  0:24         ` Hongyi Zhao
2020-12-28  9:30           ` tomas

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