up-to-date emacs in os x

Emacs on OS X El Cap is version 22. MacPorts version is 24.

$ sudo port install emacs


$ cd ~
$ emacs .bash_profile

paste in:
# Use the up-to-date MacPorts emacs
alias emacs='/opt/local/bin/emacs'
# For our chording coding friends
export EDITOR=/opt/local/bin/emacs

you’re done. Consider portsUpdate to keep it up-to-date daily.

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