SX – Stack Exchange for Emacs
SX is a full featured Stack Exchange mode for GNU Emacs 24+. Using the official API, it provides a versatile experience for the Stack Exchange network within Emacs itself.
View questions with one of the
sx-tab- commands. These translate to the
different ‘tabs’ that you can view on the official site. Implemented tabs
- All questions.
- Unanswered questions.
- Unanswered questions in your followed tags.
- Featured questions.
- Your starred questions.
Each of these opens up a list of questions, and you can further customize the
ordering of the list with
O. Other keys include:
- Switch site.
- Navigate the list.
- Navigate while viewing the question in a separate buffer.
- Visit the thing-at-point in your browser
- Copy the thing-at-point (usually a link).
- Upvote and downvote.
- Open the question buffer.
C-h m is the definitive resource for the functions of this mode.
SX is now available on MELPA! Both the stable release and the development version can be found there. Install it via the Package Menu or just run
M-x package-install RET sx RET=
If you are going to be doing any asking / answering / commenting / upvoting /
downvoting / etc., you must use
sx-authenticate to provide SX with an
authentication token to act on your behalf.
Please help contribute! Doing any of the following will help us immensely:
- Open an issue
- Submit a pull request
- Suggest a package or library in our Chat on Gitter (or just hang out
- Spread the word!
For a better view of all of the open issues, take a look at our lovely Waffle
board. Feel free to take the torch on anything in
ready. If you
have thoughts on any other issues, don’t hesitate to chime in!
SX has no explicit need for an icon, although standard SVG files
have been gathered in
resources/ if anyone would fancy a crack at