.emacs error in developer's handbook (section 2.7) standard-display-european & cannot load hilit19
hartzell at alerce.com
Fri Jul 19 16:27:27 UTC 2019
Brian Phillips writes:
> I'm trying to use the .emacs configuration listed in the FreeBSD
> Developer's Handbook, 2.7, and I get these error messages for which google
> isn't helping (this neophyte) much. Can someone point me in the right
> direction for fixing the 'standard-display-european' issue as well as the
> 'cannot open load file ... hilit19' problem?
Looks like that section of the handbook is fairly out of date.
Question 66 in the emacs FAQ  says that it's deprecated but
included; I don't even see it in the current distributions. The same
FAQ question goes to describe how to use font-lock mode instead.
If you're looking for a good place to get started with a fancier emacs
config, I found sjrmanning's config  to be a wonderful starting
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