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Emacs pretest 22.0.90

From: Chong Yidong
Subject: Emacs pretest 22.0.90
Date: Sun, 01 Feb 2009 17:56:15 -0500

Emacs pretest 23.0.90 is now available for download via FTP, at the
following location:


This is the first pretest for what will be the Emacs 23.1 release.  As a
result, there may be packaging errors in the tarball, so please be on
the lookout for problems with installation.

Pretesters: please send an email to me reporting success or failure on
your build platform.  In addition, please report bugs via
M-x report-emacs-bugs, or send an email to address@hidden
For questions, please email address@hidden

Emacs 23 contains many changes relative to Emacs 22.  For details, see
the file etc/NEWS.  A few particular notes for those who have not been
following Emacs CVS development:

 - The RMAIL mail package was recently changed to use mbox instead of
   Babyl for its internal format.  This part of Emacs may be less stable
   than others; for safety, please back up your mail files before trying
   the new Rmail.

 - The Carbon port is no longer distributed with Emacs.  To build Emacs
   on Mac OS X, use the Nextstep/Cocoa/GNUstep port instead.  For
   details, see the file nextstep/README.  The GNUstep support is
   presently not fully functional---help in this area would be

Good luck testing!

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