Updated: xemacs-21.4.14-2/xemacs-tags-21.4.14-2/xemacs-emacs-common-21.4.14-2

Dr. Volker Zell dr.volker.zell@oracle.com
Sun Feb 8 16:52:00 GMT 2004


A new version of 'xemacs' has been uploaded to a server near you.

A powerful, highly customizable open source text editor and application 
development system


* Build with cygwin-1.5.7

* Removed --with-dragndrop from configure line

  This option prevented some W32 processes (notibly Opera/IE/Netscape) from exiting
  when XEmacs was still running

* Workaround for the warning message

    "Couldn't find an obvious default for the root of the
     XEmacs hierarchy."

  at Xemacs startup. Obviously it *finds* all of its files

* Added a copy of sample.init.el,a sample XEmacs initialization script, to
  See the comments at the start of the file for more information

* Removed empty /etc/postinstall directory from binary distribution

* Added crypt and minires as dependencies in setup.hint

* Removed cygipc from build dependencies in xemacs.README

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Save it and run setup, answer the questions and pick up
the above mentioned package from the 'Editors' category.

Note that downloads from sources.redhat.com (aka cygwin.com) aren't
allowed due to bandwidth limitations.  This means that you will need
to find a mirror which has this update.

These mirrors already got the package, the others will probably have 
the latest version of this package fairly soon:

In the US


has reliable high bandwidth connections.

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