I got an idea tonight: Emacs must have a meme generator. Using a web browser seems so jejune.
After pondering a few minutes and then typing a few hours, here it is. And here’s how it looks in action:
It basically just manipulates an SVG image, so it’s less work than you’d expect.
If you want to play around with it, you need a very fresh Emacs trunk; see this for easy installation instructions. You also need the Impact font from the Microsoft font collection; in Debian it’s installed by saying
apt-get install ttf-mscorefonts-installer
Uhm… I think that’s basically it.
6 thoughts on “An Emacs Meme Generator”
Btw: Is … a web 3.0 thing?
Haha, quoting. Next try:
BTW: Is (a href=”http://see this for easy installation instructions”)see this for easy installation instructions(/a) a web 3.0 thing?
I know every one calls these things “memes”, but they’re actually called “image macros”, which is just a subset of internet memes. /pedantic
Nice work 🙂