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“The power of Emacs comes at a cost.” – kensanata on #emacs

For people troubled by the default indentation behaviour, there is the IndentationTutorial. If that doesn’t work, EricPement has a page on Emacs and Tabs at

Most people seem to be concerned about the following, though:



Aligning columns of text:

Indentation implementation details: