xemacs crash when fontifying files

Dr. Volker Zell dr.volker.zell@oracle.com
Fri Feb 13 10:20:00 GMT 2015

>>>>> Will Parsons writes:

    > I've recently noticed that xemacs will crash if one attempts to turn on
    > syntax highlighting via turn-on-font-lock (even started with the -q option),
    > but only if run under X.  (If X is not running, there is no problem.)  The
    > crash causes the following to print:

I forgot in my release announcement to say if you experience that crash use

(setq progress-feedback-use-echo-area t)

in your .emacs


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