Re: Add emacs build with LUCID X toolkit ?
- Date: Mon, 05 Mar 2018 15:43:04 +0100
- From: Markus Hoenicka <markus.hoenicka@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Add emacs build with LUCID X toolkit ?
At 2018-03-05 15:03, Ken Brown was heard to say:
On 3/5/2018 8:21 AM, Alejandro Benitez wrote:
I often painstakingly work on my build of emacs and never look back,
praying to never come back, but then I get some annoyances such as
vfork issues I can't fix. I will go further on this in a different
vfork issues almost always indicate a need to do a full rebase. See
Or switch from 32-bit Cygwin to 64-bit Cygwin, where such problems are
Maybe add a new emacs-lucid package ?
Cygwin's emacs uses GTK+ because that's the default for an emacs build
on all unix-like platforms. But I'll think about adding an
emacs-lucid package for the next emacs release. It would be good to
know how much demand there is for this. Are there other emacs-X11
users who would prefer the Lucid toolkit?
As an avid emacs user I have no desire to switch to emacs-lucid. If the
extra work to provide both packages is limited, it would not hurt to
have both packages though.
just my 2 cc
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