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{
"\UF729" = moveToBeginningOfParagraph:; // home
"\UF72B" = moveToEndOfParagraph:; // end
"$\UF729" = moveToBeginningOfParagraphAndModifySelection:; // shift-home
"$\UF72B" = moveToEndOfParagraphAndModifySelection:; // shift-end
// Emacs keybindings
"^ " = "setMark:";
"~d" = "deleteWordForward:";
"~w" = "copy:"; /* M-w */
"^w" = "deleteWordBackward:";
"^_" = "undo:";
"^?" = "redo:"; /* C-? */
"~f" = "moveWordForward:";
"~b" = "moveWordBackward:";
"~@" = "selectWord:";
"~v" = "pageUp:";
"^g" = "_cancelKey:"; /* C-g */
"^y" = "paste:"; /* C-y */
"^t" = "transpose:"; /* C-t */
"~t" = "transposeWords:"; /* M-t */
"~<" = "moveToBeginningOfDocument:"; /* M-< */
"~>" = "moveToEndOfDocument:"; /* M-> */
"^V" = "pageDownAndModifySelection:";
"~B" = "moveWordBackwardAndModifySelection:";
"~F" = "moveWordForwardAndModifySelection:";
"~/" = "complete:"; /* M-/ */
}

How to setup DefaultKeyBinding for macOS

  1. Run following command
$ mkdir -p ~/Library/KeyBindings/
  1. Create a file named DefaultKeyBinding.dict at location ~/Library/KeyBindings/DefaultKeyBinding.dict with contents from another file in this gist.

  2. If you use iTerm2 on Mac, do following setting so that you can use option key as meta iterm2Settings

  3. Done. Now restart application and you should get Emacs like keybinding to your macOS applications.

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