Protesilaos Stavrou
Philosopher. Polymath.

Emacs: rules for windows and buffer placement

In this video I present various ways of controlling the display of buffers in windows or frames. The basic rule-set is implemented by customising display-buffer-alist, while other parameters are passed to custom functions that I have written.

See my dotemacs. Make sure to read the documentation I provide there. Furthermore, you can study those issues in further detail through the The GNU Emacs Lisp Reference Manual.