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bug#20076: 24.4; x-nontext-pointer-shape not existent as option from Lis
bug#20076: 24.4; x-nontext-pointer-shape not existent as option from Lisp code
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:06:14 +0300
> From: Noam Postavsky <address@hidden>
> Date: Sun, 12 Aug 2018 20:05:32 -0400
> Cc: address@hidden
> > Is there any particular reason for this peculiar decision? Or more
> > generally, why would a desirable feature be present, but commented out
> > from code? Are there any special known caveats that led to it?
> I think the reasons are lost to the mist of time, [1: af01ef2643] is the
> which ifdefs it out; the changelog is not very enlightening.
> [1: af01ef2643]: 1993-05-21 20:22:10 +0000
> (syms_of_xfns): Don't make Lisp vars x-mode-pointer-shape and
We could perhaps expose these variables to Lisp again, on master, and
see if that breaks something in the long run.