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From: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
Subject: Re: Last rites: app-editors/emacs:21 and app-editors/emacs:22
Date: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 21:40:24 +0100
>>>>> On Tue, 13 Dec 2011, Thomas Kahle wrote:

>> # Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o> (13 Dec 2011)
>> # SLOTs 21 and 22 of app-editors/emacs, corresponding to
>> # GNU Emacs versions 21.4 and 22.3. These versions were
>> # released in February 2005 and September 2008, respectively.
>> # Please upgrade to app-editors/emacs-23.3 and update your
>> # Emacs Lisp packages with emacs-updater.
>> # Masked for removal in 60 days, or after the release of
>> # GNU Emacs 24.1, whatever will occur later. Bug 394589.
>> =app-editors/emacs-21*
>> =app-editors/emacs-22*
>> <virtual/emacs-23

> May I quote my mentor fauli here:

> "If you need a fast emacs clone, why not use emacs-21 ?"

Heh, we still keep app-editors/emacs:18 which is even faster. ;-)
And much simpler [1].

> (I'm not saying they should not be removed).

Ulrich

[1] <http://www2.fz-juelich.de/jsc//docs/bhb/bhb_html/d0115/emacs_398.html>


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