XahTV 2019-04-01 B. chat with Yisrael Dov
xah talk show 2019-04-01, chat with Yisrael Dov, on bidirectional writing in emacs, matrix protocol, riot.im, Jewish culture.
(setq-default bidi-display-reordering nil)
(defun bidi-display-reordering-on () "Sets bidi-display-reordering-on" (setq-local bidi-display-reordering t)) (add-hook 'text-mode-hook 'bidi-display-reordering-on) ;; 1 Paragraph direction ;; By default Emacs tries to guess the Paragraph direction for bidi-text. This ends up with mixed up looking buffers. (setq-default bidi-paragraph-direction 'left-to-right) (defun bidi-direction-toggle () "Will switch the explicit direction of text for current buffer. This will set BIDI-DISPLAY-REORDERING to T" (interactive "") (setq bidi-display-reordering t) (if (equal bidi-paragraph-direction 'right-to-left) (setq bidi-paragraph-direction 'left-to-right) (setq bidi-paragraph-direction 'right-to-left)) (message "%s" bidi-paragraph-direction))
- Matrix (communication protocol) → a kinda next generation of irc.
- https://about.riot.im → good client for matrix
- https://gitlab.com/yisraeldov/emacs-d → Yisrael emacs config.
- https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNqFXwI5gNcyxt2c1zTQAKw/videos → Yisrael YouTube “Emacs is Great”
xah talk show, announcement. 2019-04-02 at 11:30am San Francisco time. We have a guest, emacs expert Yisrael Dov, author of “Emacs is Great” YouTube series at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNqFXwI5gNcyxt2c1zTQAKw , and we gonna do some Hebrew unicode in emacs, and talk about different cultures.