08 Jun, 2018 Entries

Emacs daemon as a runit service
Posted by Hristos T. on 2018-06-08, under the category Emacs
Tag: runit

So, you want to run an Emacs daemon as a runit service - and you also want to connect to it in your desktop session. Thanks to the new --fg-daemon option in Emacs 26.x you now can! I'm going to describe how to set up the service, as well as sudo rules for managing it without requiring a password each time. Read on for the exciting details!

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