# Ivy: autocomplete with the current selection

Sometimes the thing we want to edit is similar to the selection. When the name is long, e.g., a long file name, it is cumbersome to type out the full name. So it is handy to just insert the current selection and continue our edit.

Sep 16, 2021 · 1 min read

# Excellent tutorial video about Emacs Transient

I’ve been using Magit for a long time and haven’t thought about

Sep 16, 2021 · 1 min read

# counsel-ag: Search and match the whole word

ag supports the option -w to match the whole word. We could find a way to pass this command option in as a prefix argument.

Sep 15, 2021 · 1 min read

# counsel-ag: Ignore matches from files

ag supports the option --ignore PATTERN to ignore files/directories whose names match the pattern. We could find a way to pass this command option in as a prefix argument.

Sep 15, 2021 · 1 min read

# Org mode: How to fold current heading

If you are editing the current heading, and you are done with it, you want to fold it, and move on.

Sep 10, 2021 · 1 min read