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## Re: Obsolete functions and variables

**From**: |
Nick Roberts |

**Subject**: |
Re: Obsolete functions and variables |

**Date**: |
Sat, 12 Apr 2008 22:06:41 +1200 |

>* Can we close this discussion? A more useful one would be to do the work*
>* of checking obsoleted functions/variables/packages and see which ones*
>* can be removed because they're not used any more.*
Which is impossible, of course, as there are many packages such as JDEE, ECB
and Cedet which might use them. The only time we'll know if they are still
used is after their removal when someone complains.
If ten years of byte compiler warnings stating that a variable is obsolete is
not enough to justify its removal, I'll probably spend less time on dealing
with them, not more.
--
Nick http://www.inet.net.nz/~nickrob

**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *(continued)*
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Nick Roberts*, `2008/04/10`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Lennart Borgman (gmail)*, `2008/04/10`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Mike Mattie*, `2008/04/10`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Mike Mattie*, `2008/04/10`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Stefan Monnier*, `2008/04/10`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Stephen J. Turnbull*, `2008/04/11`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Richard Stallman*, `2008/04/11`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Sebastian Rose*, `2008/04/11`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Nick Roberts*, `2008/04/11`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Stefan Monnier*, `2008/04/12`
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**,
*Nick Roberts* **<=**
**Re: Obsolete functions and variables**, *Stefan Monnier*, `2008/04/12`