Artist mode

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Artist Mode
Description Learn to become an artist with Emacs
Author name of author
Maintainer FSF
Source http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/emacs.git/tree/lisp/textmodes/artist.el
Part of Emacs yes

Artist mode is a paint like application for Gnu Emacs. You can create following shapes with it -

  • lines
  • squares
  • rectangles and poly-lines
  • ellipses
  • circles with your mouse and/or keyboard.

Use this mode to insert text diagrams or figures in your source comments.

See Also

Picture Mode


External Links

Screencast of Artist mode
Illustrates how to create inline documentation using ASCII diagrams. Watch this screencast and be inspired.