installing Emacs Template mode in Aquamacs. Based on This web site.
Downloaded and put the template.el file into
Visit the file and
M-x byte-compile-file RET template.el RET. Loads of errors.
Put into Emacs settings (Library in Aquamacs): (require 'template) (template-initialize) M-C-x
Copied example templates to ~/.templates.
Read the manual.
C-x t Creates a file with template
template-new-file Should do the same
* I want to try and disable it from
C-x C-f -- that would only be confusing
Created the following empty markdown article with Nanoc header in
--- title: (>>>TITLE<<<) kind: article category: Computer stuff created_at: (>>>DATE<<<) summary: (>>>SUMMARY<<<) --- (>>>POINT<<<) >>>TEMPLATE-DEFINITION-SECTION<<< ("SUMMARY" "Summary?" "" "" "-- no summary --") ("TITLE" "Title?" "" "" "")
Now, to submit a now article, I can do:
C-x t, type the new folder and filename with the
.md extension, and type
RET. Further filling in the prompts for template (
RET), summary and title is a breeze, and then I have the cursor placed at exactly the right point for starting to blog.