I don’t think I will become, as Sam Walton said, a whiz bang computer guy, but I am certain I will learn – at the very least – something valuable. These adventures programming will help me understand The Hungry Beast (software) just a little bit more.
Machine: MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012), running macOS Catalina.
Book: Clojure for the Brave and True – Daniel Higginbotham.
Step 1, be confused. Step 2, keep going – you might figure something out.
Okay, Emacs is… weird, but also interesting because it’s different from what I’m used to (Microsoft Word. Yes, I know). Emacs is a yuge rabbit hole that I won’t explore right now. I’m excited to learn more about it later. Here’s a beginner’s guide, Emacs manual, and Daniel’s guide for future reference
To start, use Leiningen. It helps you create, manage, and automate Clojure projects.