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Re: w3 and Emacs 21 choices

Alan Shutko <ats@acm.org> writes:

> Ben Pfaff <blp@cs.stanford.edu> writes:
> >                 2b. w3-el-e20 would be the same old w3, not from
> >                     CVS.  This would undoubtedly irritate people
> >                     who wanted newer versions of w3.
> I'd suggest this.  Gnus has far more changes between the old Gnus and
> the new one, and forcing people to upgrade and go through all those
> changes will hurt people more than making people using Emacs 20 who
> want a CVS w3 get it themselves.

Are you sure that the changes are really so extensive?  Emacs 20
comes with Gnus 5.7, whereas the `gnus' package has Gnus 5.8.8.
A version change of .1.8 does not sound particularly major to me.

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