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Re: Emacs does not listen on w32

From: Lennart Borgman (gmail)
Subject: Re: Emacs does not listen on w32
Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 00:10:11 +0200
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Eli Zaretskii wrote:
Date: Sun, 13 Apr 2008 22:49:22 +0200
From: "Lennart Borgman (gmail)" <address@hidden>
CC: address@hidden, address@hidden, address@hidden, address@hidden

Also, an application that is
stuck in an unresponsive situation will not react to the click on the
[X] button, but will instead cause the OS to display the "program is
not responding" dialog.
If that happens this is a bug in the program. The next step is that Windows offers to send a copy of the memory etc to Microsoft.

No, you misremember.  It just suggests to end the program (i.e. kill

I am afraid I do not. I just tested to be sure. Windows offers to send a copy to Microsoft.

I don't think Emacs should break all these user expectations about GUI
program's behavior.
Hm. You can't mean that users on w32 are used to buggy programs and that therefore Emacs also should have a similar bug? ;-)

I meant what I said; I cannot say it any simpler.

And this silly thread blew a tiny issue way out of proportion, and
have exhausted itself quite some time ago; time to end it.

I think you are simply misunderstanding.

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