Barry's Emacs

Overview

Barry's Emacs is easy to use and accessable, yet powerful.

You can start using Barry's Emacs as a notepad replacement. Then, at your own speed use more advanced features.

It's user interface uses the familiar Windows style user interface, key bindings, menus, toolbar and dialogs. Barry's Emacs is integrated with the Windows explorer.

Features

Supported Operating systems

Mac OS X 64 bitUse V8.2
Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 64 bitUse V8.2
Windows XP, 2000, NT 4.0Use V7.2
LinuxSource RPM coming soon.

Versions

V8.2 is now the recommended version of Barry's Emacs.

Download information for Barry's Emacs V8.2 and for the older Barry's Emacs V7.2.

News

21-May-2016 V8.2.4 released with kits for Windows 7 64 bit and later and Mac OS X 64 bit.

10-May-2016 V8.2.3 released with kits for Windows 7 64 bit and later and Mac OS X 64 bit.

2-May-2016 V8.2.2 released with kits for Windows 7 64 bit and later and Mac OS X 64 bit.

26-Apr-2016 V8.2.1 released with kits for Windows 7 64 bit and later and Mac OS X 64 bit. Fixes issues seen installing 8.2.0

17-Mar-2016 V8.2.0 released with kits for Windows 7 64 bit and later and Mac OS X 64 bit.

2-Sep-2005 V7.2-246 blessed as Stable release.

2-Sep-2005 Move barrys-emacs.org to a new hosting company clara.net (the pervious iicinternet.com has very poor customer support).

19-Jan-2005 Beta test version of Barry's Emacs V7.2-246 is available for Windows, Linux and FreeBSD. Add smart-auto-execute, great for working on unix #! script files and a couple of bug fixes. Dropped support for OpenBSD and RedHat 7.2, Add support for Mac OS X, RedHat FC2 and FC3

29-Jul-2004 Beta test version of Barry's Emacs V7.2-242 is available for Windows, Linux and FreeBSD. Add better XML-mode and a couple of bug fixes.

12-Apr-2004 Beta test version of Barry's Emacs V7.2-239 is available for Windows, Linux and FreeBSD. Add simple XML-mode couple of bug fixes.

17-Mar-2004 Beta test version of Barry's Emacs V7.2-238 is available for Windows, Linux and FreeBSD. fixes default backup file naming bug introduced in 237.

14-Mar-2004 Beta test version of Barry's Emacs V7.2-237 is available for Windows, Linux and FreeBSD. Some bug fixes, Better X11 cut and paste, python 2.3 support and some minor new features.

7-Sep-2002 Barry's Emacs V7.2-208 is available for Windows, Linux and FreeBSD.

Barry's Emacs FAQ

Check the FAQ for frequently asked questions.

Discussion group

Barry's Emacs is discussed on Yahoo group barrysemacs.


Last updated 26-Apr-2016

Barry A. Scott, barry at barrys-emacs dot org