e.g. when i do
PowerShell launches emacs, but as long as that emacs is still running, i don't have access to the shell anymore. (PowerShell ISE tells me “Already running a command. Please wait.”)
Am looking for something similar to unix's “emacs &”.
Thanks. I got it to work.
# launch ErgoEmacs with latest source code and your own emacs customization
start-process "C:\Program Files (x86)\ErgoEmacs\bin\runemacs.exe" -ArgumentList "-Q", "--load=~\ErgoEmacs_Source\ergoemacs\ergoemacs\init.el", "--load=~\.emacs"
set-alias ee ErgoEmacsLaunch
On Aug 4, 9:34 pm, "Alex K. Angelopoulos"
> Another option for external applications that may take over the console (as
> opposed to cmdlets/scripts that may returnPowerShelldata) is to start it
> as a process. InPowerShell2, you can use the Start-Process command. If you
> want to retain a connection to the process, use the -PassThru parameter:
> start-processe macs-PassThru
> Even if this is a consoleemacs, it will be spawned in a new window by
> In PS1, use this: