Difference between revisions of "Emacs as a web browser's external editor"

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(added Chrome extension "Edit with Emacs")
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* Firefox family (Iceweasel, Conkeror, etc)
 
* Firefox family (Iceweasel, Conkeror, etc)
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**Firefox add-on [https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/its-all-text/ It's All Text!] works with Emacsclient to allow the user to edit text in Emacs and send the results to the browser textarea with {{CommandKeys|C-x #|edit-server-done}}.
 
* Webkit family (Safari, Chrome)
 
* Webkit family (Safari, Chrome)
**[https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/ljobjlafonikaiipfkggjbhkghgicgoh Edit with Emacs] "is an extension for Google's Chrome(ium) browser family
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**Chrome extension [https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/ljobjlafonikaiipfkggjbhkghgicgoh Edit with Emacs] uses its own '''Edit Server''' rather than Emacsclient because Chrome's security policy does not allow extensions to spawn new processes. The extension allows the user to edit text in Emacs and send the results to the browser textarea with {{CommandKeys|C-x #|edit-server-done}}.
that allows you to edit text areas on your browser in a more full
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featured editor. It does this in conjunction with an '''Edit Server'''
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which services requests by the browser". It does not use Emacsclient because Chrome's security policy does not allow extensions to spawn new processes.
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* Internet Explorer
 
* Internet Explorer
 
* Opera
 
* Opera

Revision as of 11:47, 28 March 2012

  • Firefox family (Iceweasel, Conkeror, etc)
    • Firefox add-on It's All Text! works with Emacsclient to allow the user to edit text in Emacs and send the results to the browser textarea with [C-x #] (or M-x edit-server-done).
  • Webkit family (Safari, Chrome)
    • Chrome extension Edit with Emacs uses its own Edit Server rather than Emacsclient because Chrome's security policy does not allow extensions to spawn new processes. The extension allows the user to edit text in Emacs and send the results to the browser textarea with [C-x #] (or M-x edit-server-done).
  • Internet Explorer
  • Opera