git clone 'git://github.com/marcowahl/rope-read-mode.git'
rope-read-mode reverses every other line in the visible part of a
buffer. When every other line has been reversed reading is like
following a rope.
rope-read-modeoften allows fluent reading by finding the start of the next line easily.
Typically you need to invest some time to learn to read upside-down lines.
M-x rope-read-mode in a buffer and see how the transformation
rope-read-mode any time with
rope-read-mode again or press ‘q’ to leave the mode.
rope-read-mode is active you can use any method to reach a
location of interest followed by a press on ‘g’ to trigger a refresh
of the view.
rope-read-mode you can use:
For convenience command rope-read-mode can be bound to a key sequence. For example to activate or deactivate rope-read-mode by pressing scroll lock two times use the line
(global-set-key (kbd "<Scroll_Lock> <Scroll_Lock>") 'rope-read-mode)
The reverse representation of lines is realized with images. They get
collected in directory
rope-read-image-overlay-path. You can delete
this directory any time.
When installed as Emacs package then there is no need of a special configuration.
If you just have the emacs-lisp file then:
That's it. You installed rope-read-mode and
M-x rope-read-mode is
convertof the ImageMagick-suite is available.
convert program has the job to create images of lines and rotate
rope-read-mode gets rope-mode which allows also editing. rope-mode would provide a further possibility for the user to use Emacs, just as changing the default font.
This program is written in emacs lisp in lentic style based on the ‘lentic’ package .
This means the that this file can be regarded just as an emacs lisp file. But actually this file contains extra comments which allow the interpretation of the file as Org file. Lentic-mode makes it easy to write this style.
A possible initialization of lentic is this:
Find more about lentic at .
Use the GitHub infrastructure i.e. pull requests or https://github.com/marcowahl/rope-read-mode/issues. Or contact the author directly.
Contributions in any respect are welcome, e.g. ideas and improvements.
rope-read for firefox at https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/10634-rope-read
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|201501151211||v0.1 New option rope-read-calculate-exact-y-coordinates|
|201501311657||v0.2 Replace whenever a line is ready|
|201503160841||Dropped option heuristic y-coordinates calculation|
|201503161010||v0.3 Operations based on visual movement-commands|