I’m Michael Labbe – I’ve been using Emacs as my primary editor for eight years. In that time, I’ve shipped lots of programming projects in C++, Perl and Python.

I wrote an article on making Emacs interoperate with VisualStudio 7 back in 2003. It was posted on K5, and it’s now available here:


In short order, I hope to post a mode I have been working on called confluence-mode. It is a simple highlighting and navigation mode for the confluence Wiki.

I am writing it because I take notes for my company’s wiki in this format, and this mode makes it easier to move around a text buffer while someone is speaking.