Workgroups2 - Emacs session manager
[[https://travis-ci.org/pashinin/workgroups2][https://travis-ci.org/pashinin/workgroups2.svg?branch=master]] [[http://melpa.org/#/workgroups2][file:http://melpa.org/packages/workgroups2-badge.svg]] [[http://stable.melpa.org/#/workgroups2][file:http://stable.melpa.org/packages/workgroups2-badge.svg]] * Workgroups for Emacs Workgroups is a session manager for Emacs.
You can also restore such buffers as: org-agenda, shell, magit-status, help.
Fork it, [[https://github.com/pashinin/workgroups2/wiki/How-to-restore-a-specific-type-of-buffer][add more special buffers support]]. Or even better - fix bugs.
** Install Just install "workgroups2" from Melpa and activate it with
** Usage *** Quick Start Use =M-x wg-create-workgroup= to save current windows layout.
Use =M-x wg-open-workgroup= to open saved windows layout. *** Enable minor mode =workgroups-mode= (OPTIONAL) Put below line at the bottom of =.emacs=,
Most commands are bound to both = = and = C-=.
By default prefix is: "C-c z" (To change it - see settings below)
c - create workgroup A - rename workgroup k - kill workgroup v - switch to workgroup C-s - save session C-f - load session
If you want to set up this minor mode further:
(require 'workgroups2) ;; Your settings here
;;(setq wg-session-load-on-start t) ; default: (not (daemonp))
;; Change prefix key (before activating WG) (setq wg-prefix-key (kbd "C-c z"))
;; Set your own keyboard shortcuts to reload/save/switch WGs: ;; "s" == "Super" or "Win"-key, "S" == Shift, "C" == Control (global-set-key (kbd "") 'wg-reload-session) (global-set-key (kbd "C-S-") 'wg-save-session) (global-set-key (kbd "s-z") 'wg-switch-to-workgroup) (global-set-key (kbd "s-/") 'wg-switch-to-previous-workgroup)
(workgroups-mode 1) ; put this one at the bottom of .emacs
** Tips (OPTIONAL) You can use =M-x customize-group workgroups= to see all variables and faces to change.
;; Change workgroups session file (setq wg-session-file "~/.emacs.d/.emacs_workgroups")
;; What to do on Emacs exit / workgroups-mode exit? (setq wg-emacs-exit-save-behavior 'save) ; Options: 'save 'ask nil (setq wg-workgroups-mode-exit-save-behavior 'save) ; Options: 'save 'ask nil
;; Mode Line changes ;; Display workgroups in Mode Line? (setq wg-mode-line-display-on t) ; Default: (not (featurep 'powerline)) (setq wg-flag-modified t) ; Display modified flags as well (setq wg-mode-line-decor-left-brace "[" wg-mode-line-decor-right-brace "]" ; how to surround it wg-mode-line-decor-divider ":")
Hooks' names can tell when they are executed
workgroups-mode-hook ; when
workgroups-mode' is turned on workgroups-mode-exit-hook ;workgroups-mode' is turned off wg-before-switch-to-workgroup-hook wg-after-switch-to-workgroup-hook
workgroups2 is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the [[https://raw.githubusercontent.com/redguardtoo/workgroups2/master/LICENSE][GNU General Public License]] as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
workgroups2 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 [[https://raw.githubusercontent.com/redguardtoo/workgroups2/master/LICENSE][GNU General Public License]] for more details.
This extension is based on experimental branch of the [[http://github.com/tlh/workgroups.el][original repo]].