How do use emacs-state in certain modes?

Óscar Fuentes ofv at
Sun Feb 1 04:01:19 CET 2015

jenia.ivlev at (jenia.ivlev) writes:

> I want to use emacs-state in term-mode and undo-tree-mode.
> How do I achieve that?
> I tried:
>     (add-to-list 'evil-emacs-state-modes undo-tree-mode)
> This didn't work for some reason.
> So again, What should I do to be in emacs-state in term-mode for
> exmaple?

You need to quote the name of the mode:

(add-to-list 'evil-emacs-state-modes 'undo-tree-mode)

Alternatively, you can switch to Emacs mode anytime with C-z.

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