Re: Bug#5828: Emacs should depend on xbase?
On 6 Dec 1996, Mark W. Eichin wrote:
> Actually I think this is an X 3.2 bug -- I noticed this when I built
> the Xfree 3.2 xterm on a non-linux system, but didn't install it... I
> hadn't seen it in other contexts though.
> It may be that elf-x11r6lib should *also* contain the locale stuff
> that emacs needs...
I think that would be a much better solution than making emacs depend on
1. Other programs could also need that 'locale stuff'.
2. People shouldn't have to install xbase unless they intend to run an x