xemacs-package for VM 8.0.8
viteno at xemacs.org
Wed Feb 20 03:44:13 EST 2008
* Robert Widhopf-Fenk <hack at robf.de>:
> > Robert, I assume that you want to keep the VM version number in sync
> > with its XEmacs package version, as Kyle did. However, XEmacs package
> > versions are not compatible with double-dot versions, AFAIK. Please
> > consult with Norbert and maybe Steve Y and Ville about that.
No, double-dot does not work. We take the existing number, increment it
and print it in a format %.2f into the Makefile.
> > > > Also I bundle a newer version of vcard.el with vm, than the
> > > > one provided by the gnus package. How are such duplicates
> > > > handled? IMHO it would be better to have vcard.el in another
> > > > package required by the packages which need it.
> > We already do this kind of thing for several libraries. mail-lib is
> > probably a good place.
> > You should consult with Norbert (who will be in charge of making sure
> > that vcard.el ends up somewhere reasonable) and Mike Kupfer
> > (maintainer of XEmacs's Gnus package) about this.
> mail-lib is required anyway, so it might be the right places
> if Norbert and the maintainer agree.
Sure, why not.
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