[Arcana] That sounds about right to me.

Tom Tromey tromey at redhat.com
Mon Sep 15 19:09:52 CDT 2008


Karl> There has been discussion of integrating a package system; I think Tom
Karl> Tromey's ELPA (http://tromey.com/elpa/) has been most recently proposed.

Karl> It being emacs-devel@, the discussions are expected to reach a
Karl> conclusion sometime around the next arrival of Halley's Comet.  No,
Karl> sorry, I meant the one after that.

I doubt it will happen.

RMS raised one objection, and when I finally accepted his restriction,
he switched to another one.  I suspect he just doesn't want this
feature -- though this seems weird, too, since I have no idea why he
wouldn't just say that.

Tom




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