Printing on nonMULE xemacs
Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Tue Oct 20 01:45:17 EDT 2009
steven Mitchell writes:
> I am using xemacs 21.4.22 without MULE, compiled for x86-64.
> The default toolbar printing command, 'lpr-buffer', complains that
> 'coding-system-for-write' has no binding, and does not print. However,
> coding-system-for-write is not normally bound on a nonMULE install.
> I found the lines causing the error in 'print-region-1', and added a
> check for whether those symbols are bound. If not, it sets the internal
> coding system variables to nil. This seems to fix the problem entirely.
> I am attaching a patch.
I'm not going to veto, I don't have time to do a proper review for a
few days. However, on "general principles," I don't think this is the
correct fix. Either those symbols should not be used by lpr-buffer,
or they should be given a "sane" global definition.
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