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ROSLaunch and Emacs

Description: Configure emacs to color roslaunch files correctly

Keywords: emacs

Tutorial Level: BEGINNER


This is an extremely simple tutorial to configure emacs to view .launch files with color highlighting.

  1. Open ~/.emacs with your favorite text editor
  2. Add the following to the bottom of the file:

; roslaunch highlighting
(add-to-list 'auto-mode-alist '("\\.launch$" . xml-mode))
  1. Save and reload emacs to see the change take effect!

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