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Emacs is an extensible and customizable family of text editors of which the most popular is GNU Emacs. Emacs is often compared with the vim text editor. Emacs's customization is harnessed through it's use of Emacs Lisp. Emacs is available in both a graphical and terminal based environment. The graphical variant for X is created with GTK+.


With no X support: # xbps-install emacs

With X support using gtk2: # xbps-install emacs-gtk2