Re: Emacs questions
From: Martin Schwenke <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Emacs questions
Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2000 09:36:46 +1000 (EST)
Message-ID: <[🔎] email@example.com>
> >>>>> "Jeff" == Jeffrey Knight <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Jeff> Thanks for the responses; i know this isn't an Emacs mailing
> Jeff> list --- How can this be possible? The bloated Emacs with
> Jeff> every feature known to humanity can't do the one thing that
> Jeff> lil' ol' vim does with ease: give me syntax highlighting
> Jeff> outside of X?
> I believe that faces support on ttys is planned for a future version
> of GNU Emacs. I think that it is actually in the next version...
i have heard that (color support will be in Emacs 21) too. also that
it may be a while before the next version is released.
fwiw, i have heard that XEmacs supports colors under a terminal
currently. i don't know for sure though because i don't use XEmacs