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Fish-like autosuggestions in eshell

Update: company-eshell-autosuggest is now a package on melpa! I’ve been moving over to Emacs eshell from zsh, inspired in part by a reddit post by Pierre Neidhardt and re-motivated by an excellent video by Howard Abrams. One thing I missed from zsh was fish-like history autosuggestions, which “suggest” a previous shell command based on your current input. I thought company-mode could be repurposed to provide such autosuggestions, since its front end is pretty similar to what I wanted and you get the completion framework for free. Read more →

Setting up the blog

Getting Started Inspired by this blog created using Jekyll and Github Pages, I set out to make my own. I had no idea how website hosting worked (I still pretty much don’t), but I was pretty familiar with github, so this seemed like minimal-setup way to get a site up and running. A couple of failed attempts later, and without much time on my hands, it was clear I was missing something or this method involved a little more tinkering than I was willing to put into it. Read more →