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Re: [AUCTeX] file mode specification error: really problem with making a
Re: [AUCTeX] file mode specification error: really problem with making auto-loads
Sun, 09 Jul 2006 11:30:47 +0200
* Peter Rayner (2006-07-09) writes:
> Ralf Angeli writes:
>>Are you using Emacs in unibyte mode? Did you set the EMACS_UNIBYTE
>>environment variable for example?
> Aha, yes, done for reasons of another package and I forgot that once
> it's in your environment it can propagate a long way.
> I turned it off and it works fine. Can one protect the build process
> against an error like this?
We could issue a warning at the time we check for MULE support and
leave MULESRC empty. Or we could issue a warning and start Emacs with
--multibyte when compiling files. I'd prefer the former method. If
the user does not like multibyte support (how strange that might be),
don't force it.