emacs21 for 9.10?

Mike Kupfer m.kupfer at acm.org
Wed Jan 27 17:45:37 UTC 2010

John Conover writes:

JC> In ReMix 9.10, the mode line in emacs23 is missing, (emacs is too
JC> tall, and pushes the mode line off the bottom of the display,) on a
JC> 16:9'ish Lenovo S10 laptop.

JC> Is there a quick fix?

I don't know if this works for Emacs 23, but when starting Emacs 22 from
the command line, you can specify the initial window size.  For example,
to get 80 columns and 24 lines, try

emacs -g 80x24 &


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