Difference between revisions of "Speed bar"
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= See also =
= See also =
See also [[emacs-nav]], a simple in-frame file-system navigation bar
See also [[emacs-nav]], a simple in-frame file-system navigation bar.
Revision as of 05:23, 14 January 2014
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Speedbar is another frame which displays information about the current buffer, allowing you to better navigate your sources. It is a part of GNU Emacs since version 23.2.
Speedbar can use etags, imenu,… to parse C, C++, Java, texinfo, Makefiles, etc. and provides alternate views into each individual files. For example, for C files, function list and variable lists are provided for quick navigation within files.
Call M-x speedbar, it will launch the speedbar in a different frame. To automatically launch speedbar at startup, add this in your ~/.emacs :
If you don't want to launch it when you use emacs in console :
(when window-system ; start speedbar if we're using a window system (speedbar t))
sr-speedbar (available with package.el) is a speed bar in the same frame.
See also emacs-nav, a simple in-frame file-system navigation bar.