Re: emacs mode for running debuild, debc, and debi etc.
Rob Browning <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Peter S Galbraith <email@example.com> writes:
> > The problem is for packages that are perfectly usable without emacs, but
> > yet for which we byte-compile elisp files.
> > If you don't depend on emacsen-common, installation breakage can ensue.
> > I've seen it happen.
> True, but the point was that *emacsen-common* is not what you're in
> theory supposed to be depending on.
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Rob, I'd like to thank you for explaining it to me at length the way you
did. I'll create a gri-el package for the package's major-mode.
It would be nice to work this out in a better way in the long run.