Skribe sources can be automatically generated from
Texinfo by the skribeinfo compiler.
They can also be typed in. For this task, it is highly recommended to
use GNU Emacs or
These editors provide parentheses matching and Skribe expressions
The Skribe distribution contains a minor mode dedicated to
Skribe edition. This mode provides fontification
indentation of Skribe programs. In this manual, we present
the two most important key bindings specific to this mode.
- tab Indents the current line.
- M-C-q Indents a whole Skribe
In order to install the Skribe emacs mode, you need to specify that
when the emacs Lisp skribe-mode function is needed
it has to be loaded from the skribe.el file:
(autoload 'skribe-mode "skribe.el" "Skribe mode." t)
The skribe.el file must in the path described by the Emacs Lisp
skribe mode is a minor mode. It is intended to be used with
a Lisp or Scheme mode. Hence, to use the
skribe mode you will
have to use the following Emacs commands: