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commit d632466bf409114e254b5d42610222cf2048a928
parent 2d3ca2534e4e94a2eeae007ac2513e38b5cc6550
Author: Cem Keylan <cem@ckyln.com>
Date:   Mon,  4 May 2020 11:11:12 +0300

emacs: remove custom/private files, add local init files

Minit.org | 54++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++--------------------
1 file changed, 34 insertions(+), 20 deletions(-)

diff --git a/init.org b/init.org @@ -116,6 +116,25 @@ The most important stuff are (for me) is =use-package= and disabling the clutter as soon as possible. By clutter, I mean bars and menus. Also let's disable the splash screen. +** Loading local files +Personalized customization can be done through =init-local.el= +and =init-preload-local.el=. They must be inside your +=~/.emacs.d/lisp= directory. + +Those files must end in the following format. + +#+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp :tangle no + ... + (provide 'init-preload-local) +#+END_SRC + +Let's load the =init-preload-local= file if it exists. +#+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp + (add-to-list 'load-path (expand-file-name "lisp" user-emacs-directory)) + + (require 'init-preload-local nil t) +#+END_SRC + ** Declutter #+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp @@ -176,30 +195,13 @@ We need use-package for maintaining other packages. ** Custom-file -I don't like custom variables on my init.el, I prefer having it on -my cache folder. - -#+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp - (setq custom-file "~/.cache/emacs-custom.el") -#+END_SRC - -If the custom variables are not inside ~init.el~, they are not loaded. +I don't want emacs setting up custom variables without me +noticing. Let's disable it. #+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp - (when (file-exists-p custom-file) - (load custom-file)) + (setq custom-file "/dev/null") #+END_SRC -** Private file -Let's load a private file if it exists -#+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp - (add-hook - 'after-init-hook - (lambda () - (let ((private-file (concat user-emacs-directory "private.el"))) - (when (file-exists-p private-file) - (load-file private-file))))) -#+END_SRC ** Starting the server I used to have an alias for running emacsclient, now I use a tiny script for it. @@ -818,6 +820,18 @@ so that I don't have to keep track of it in case I ever change my browser. browse-url-browser-function 'browse-url-generic ) #+END_SRC +** Local init file +Now that all of this is done, we can load user's personal configuration + +#+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp + (require 'init-local nil t) +#+END_SRC + +** End of the file +#+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp + (provide 'init) + ;;; init.el ends here +#+END_SRC * Notes ** Reverting to package.el You can always revert back to =package.el= by replacing the [[Package management]]