Emacs vs. CotEditor



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Description

What is Emacs?

GNU Emacs is an extensible, customizable text editor—and more. At its core is an interpreter for Emacs Lisp, a dialect of the Lisp programming language with extensions to support text editing.

What is CotEditor?

CotEditor is a lightweight plain-text editor for OS X.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose CotEditor?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Emacs?
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Companies

What companies use Emacs?
112 companies on StackShare use Emacs
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Integrations

What tools integrate with Emacs?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with Emacs
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What are some alternatives to Emacs and CotEditor?

  • Sublime Text - A sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose.
  • Visual Studio Code - Build and debug modern web and cloud applications, by Microsoft
  • Vim - Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing
  • Atom - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century

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