Monthly Archives: April 2015

Using Racket in Emacs on OSX

One of my long-term goals is to work my way through How to Design Programs using Racket, and I recently started the Intro to Systematic Program Design on Coursera, which uses both HtDP and Racket. Naturally I thought to myself, … Continue reading

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Getting Started with Emacs

The truth about #Emacs: Everything seems way too hard at first, then you use it for a while, then you can't live without it. — Mohit Thatte (@mohitthatte) March 21, 2015 I’ve been reading about, mucking around with, and generally … Continue reading

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Installing NVM, Node.js, and NPM on Yosemite

There are several ways to install Node.js on Yosemite: install the package from the Node.js site, install via brew install node, and install via nvm, the Node Version Manager. Naturally, I’ve decided to go with the least straightforward approach, which … Continue reading

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Building Emacs from Source on Yosemite

I just did a clean install of Yosemite. While reviewing my previous posts on getting up and running, I noticed some errors/missing information while following my own directions. I’ve edited those posts for clarity/omissions; however, my previous method of installing … Continue reading

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