General Notes

Run shortcuts from batch files - so Perl scripts can be launched from a batch-file, f’r instance


start "\path\to\shortcut.lnk"


Comments in batch files - notes that REM may cause slow behavior on floppy disks.


commands with pipes and variables


sending command output into a variable


Open current directory in Emacs

Inspired by


:: open current directory in dired
:: based on code from
:: save as "dired.bat" and save somewhere in PATH
:: run "dired" from command-line to open current directory in emacs w/ dired
emacsclient -e "(dired \"\")"


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