Tag Info

New answers tagged


According to Xahlee page: shell is the standard emacs interface to Operating System's command line interface. term (ansi-term is pretty much same to term today. They were different packages, but now both defined in term.el) is a terminal emulator. It behaves like a dedicated terminal app, such as {xterm, gnome-terminal, puTTY}. It is compatible to more ...


“Working Directory” (i.e., the second and third letters of pwd).  This reminds you of the directory that the background job was started in, in case you have cd’ed elsewhere in the shell.

Top 50 recent answers are included