Lisp code for Emacs editing commands is stored in files whose names conventionally end in .el. This ending tells Emacs to edit them in Emacs-Lisp mode (see Lisp Modes).
|• Loading:||Loading libraries of Lisp code into Emacs for use.|
|• Compiling Libraries:||Compiling a library makes it load and run faster.|
|• Mocklisp:||Converting Mocklisp to Lisp so SXEmacs can run it.|