Re: apt-get install emacs21 hangs machine
> On 31 Jul 2002, Russell Senior wrote:
> > I am new to playing with Hurd, so please forgive my stupidities. I
> > recently installed the hurd-H4-CD1.iso on a PII-400 box with 64 meg of
> > RAM. When I try to 'apt-get install emacs21' things start out okay
> > but then when installing .el files the box freezes. I apologize, I am
> > off-site now and don't have the precise message in front of me. Is
> > this a known problem? Suggestions? Thanks!
> > --
> > Russell Senior ``The two chiefs turned to each other.
I don't believe the box is quite frozen, but there is a problem with the
package that is currently in the debian archive for emacs21 on GNU/Hurd. A
fixed package was on alpha, but I think that got lost, hopefully emacs21 will
get autobuilt soon.
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Computer Science - Digital Hardware
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