Conkeror

by Daniel Pimentel — Mon 03 March 2014

Conkeror is a keyboard-oriented, highly-customizable, highly-extensible web browser based on Mozilla XULRunner, written mainly in JavaScript, and inspired by exceptional software such as Emacs. Conkeror features a sophisticated keyboard system, allowing users to run commands and interact with content in powerful and novel ways. It is self-documenting, featuring a powerful interactive help system.

Browsing

KeyM-x commandMeaning
gfind-urlopen new URL
Bback
Fforward
rreload
C-gabortstop
C-h ihelp-pageShow this page
C-h ttutorialShow the Conkeror tutorial

Movement

KeyMeaning
C-abeginning of line
C-eend of line
C-fforward a column
C-bbackward a column
C-nnext line
C-pprevious line
C-vPage down
M-vPage up
M-<Beginning of document
M->End of document
C-sOpen i-search forward
C-rOpen i-search backward

I-Search

KeyMeaning
C-sSearch forward
C-rSearch backward
C-gQuit i-search
backspaceUndo search
any modifier plus a key, RET or TABClose i-search

Webjumps

KeywordURL
conkerorwikiSearch conkeror.org
answerssearch answers.com
bugzillasearch mozilla bugzilla
creativecommonssearch creativecommons.org
dictionarySearch dictionary.reference.com
duckduckgoSearch with duckduckgo
wikipediaSearch wikipedia.org
yahoosearch yahoo

emacs ~.conkerorrc

homepage = 'http://d4n1.org';
define_webjump('fsf', 'http://fsf.org/');
define_webjump('gnu', 'http://gnu.org/');
define_webjump('guga', 'http://guga.nongnu.org/');
define_webjump('d4n1', 'http://d4n1.org/');
define_webjump('webmail', 'https://webmail.d4n1.org/');
define_webjump('savannah', 'https://savannah.gnu.org/search?words=%s&type_of_search=soft&Search=Search&exact=1#options');

Buffer Management

KeyMeaning
C-u gOpen an URL in a new buffer
C-x bSelect a buffer based on it's name
M-pprevious buffer
M-nNext buffer
C-x kkill buffer
C-x 5 f or C-u C-u gOpen an URL in a new window
C-x 5 0Close the current window
C-x C-cQuit conkeror
Conkeror
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