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Created Feb 11, 2014
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Emacs call helm from ido
(require 'helm-buffers)
(require 'delsel)
(define-key ido-buffer-completion-map "\C-i" 'ido-buffer-helm)))
(defun ido-buffer-helm ()
(setq ibh-initial ido-text)
(add-hook 'post-command-hook 'ibh-hook)
(defvar ibh-initial nil)
(defun ibh-hook ()
(when ibh-initial
(let ((str ibh-initial))
(setq ibh-initial)
(helm :sources '(helm-source-buffers-list
:buffer "*helm buffers*"
:keymap helm-buffer-map
:truncate-lines t
:input str)))
(remove-hook 'post-command-hook 'ibh-hook))
(defvar is-initial nil)
(defun ido-smex ()
(setq is-initial ido-text)
(unless (string= is-initial "")
(setq is-initial (concat ido-text " ")))
(add-hook 'post-command-hook
(defun is-hook ()
(remove-hook 'post-command-hook 'is-hook)
(helm-M-x-mine is-initial))
(eval-after-load 'smex
`(defun smex-prepare-ido-bindings ()
(define-key ido-completion-map (kbd "TAB") 'minibuffer-complete)
(define-key ido-completion-map (kbd "C-,") 'smex-describe-function)
(define-key ido-completion-map (kbd "C-w") 'smex-where-is)
(define-key ido-completion-map (kbd "C-.") 'smex-find-function)
(define-key ido-completion-map (kbd "C-a") 'move-beginning-of-line)
(define-key ido-completion-map "\C-i" 'ido-smex)))
(require 'helm-command)
(defun helm-M-x-mine (&optional initial-input)
"Preconfigured `helm' for Emacs commands.
It is `helm' replacement of regular `M-x' `execute-extended-command'.
Optional INITIAL-INPUT will be used to complete command name."
(let* ((history (cl-loop for i in extended-command-history
when (commandp (intern i)) collect i))
command sym-com in-help help-cand
(helm--mode-line-display-prefarg t)
(pers-help #'(lambda (candidate)
(let ((hbuf (get-buffer (help-buffer))))
(if (and in-help (string= candidate help-cand)
(null helm-persistent-action-use-special-display))
;; When M-x is started from a help buffer,
;; Don't kill it as it is helm-current-buffer.
(unless (equal hbuf helm-current-buffer)
(kill-buffer hbuf)
(set-window-buffer (get-buffer-window hbuf)
(setq in-help nil))
(helm-describe-function candidate)
(setq in-help t))
(setq help-cand candidate))))
(tm (run-at-time 1 0.1 'helm-M-x--notify-prefix-arg)))
(setq current-prefix-arg nil)
(setq command (helm-comp-read
"M-x " obarray
:test 'commandp
:requires-pattern helm-M-x-requires-pattern
:name "Emacs Commands"
:buffer "*helm M-x*"
:persistent-action pers-help
:persistent-help "Describe this command"
:history history
:reverse-history helm-M-x-reverse-history
:del-input nil
:mode-line helm-mode-line-string
:must-match t
:keymap helm-map
:candidates-in-buffer t
:fc-transformer 'helm-M-x-transformer
:initial-input initial-input))
(cancel-timer tm)
(setq helm--mode-line-display-prefarg nil))
(setq sym-com (intern command))
(setq current-prefix-arg helm-current-prefix-arg)
;; Avoid having `this-command' set to *exit-minibuffer.
(setq this-command sym-com
;; Handle C-x z (repeat) Issue #322
real-this-command sym-com)
;; This ugly construct is to save history even on error.
(unless helm-M-x-always-save-history
(call-interactively sym-com))
(setq extended-command-history
(cons command (delete command history)))
(when helm-M-x-always-save-history
(call-interactively sym-com))))
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