This is the hardest thing to setup in @epd suggested EMACS setup.
generic install directorections at the github repo
I suggest the following procedure:
- make sure you ssh is properly setup to get https://
- paste the following into your .emacs
(unless (require 'el-get nil 'noerror) (with-current-buffer (url-retrieve-synchronously "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/dimitri/el-get/master/el-get-install.el") (goto-char (point-max)) (eval-print-last-sexp))) (add-to-list 'el-get-user-package-directory "~/.emacs.d/el-get-init-files") (add-to-list 'el-get-recipe-path "~/.emacs.d/el-get-user/recipes") (el-get 'sync)
- restart EMACS
- install packages either by