The other day I had the idea to do what I suspect, is a weird thing. I wanted to bind keys to other key’s characters in Emacs. This led me on an interesting journey through the Emacs source code until I finally found a solution. But Why I’m a software developer, so I hit a lot of keys. One of the reasons I love Emacs (+evil) is that it allows me to minimize the amount of keys I need to press to complete common actions throughout the day.
The Beginning of an Obsession Anyone who has been in my vicinity for than 5 minutes will know that I LOVE Emacs. More than any man should reasonably love any program, let alone a programm from the 70's. I spend countless hours tweaking my config (and yes I use Spacemacs, which is still customizable), and I'm a frequent attendee of New York City Emacs. The thing that I love most about it is how customizable and programmable it is.