I got it working by doing this:
Save the file anywhere on your machine, note the location's directory (let's say it's
Go to the
dotspacemacs/user-config () part of your
Change it to
(defun dotspacemacs/user-config ()
;; comments and other configurations may exist
(autoload 'smooth-scroll-mode "smooth-scroll.el")
Basically, it will add the path to the file to
load-path and loads it as
(smooth-scroll-mode t) activates the setting. After adding that, restart your spacemacs using
SPC q r. If successful, as stated in the file's docs, you would see the string
SScr on the mode line (status bar), bottom left.
I don't know if this is the best way to do it, though. Still new to both emacs and spacemacs Btw, the smooth-scroll is kinda clunky for me... I don't know if you'll find it acceptable.
dotspacemacs-additional-packages is for adding extra MELPA packages that is not included in layers. For example, I have: