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A major mode for editing LOLCODE.

Copyright (C) 2011 Bodil Stokke


This file is not part of GNU Emacs.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

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This is a major mode for editing LOLCODE, with the following features:


Put this file somewhere in your load-path, and put the following in your .emacs:

(require 'lolcode-mode)

You may want to install a LOLCODE interpreter. This package comes preconfigured for lci, which you can get from


This is an example setup which integrates lolcode-mode with auto-complete-mode and yasnippet. It also sets default indentation to 2 spaces.

(require 'lolcode-mode)
(require 'auto-complete)
(defvar ac-source-lolcode
  '((candidates . lolcode-lang-all)))
(add-to-list 'ac-modes 'lolcode-mode)
(add-hook 'lolcode-mode-hook
          (lambda ()
            (setq default-tab-width 2)
            (add-to-list 'ac-sources 'ac-source-lolcode)
            (add-to-list 'ac-sources 'ac-source-yasnippet)))