[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Corrected tarballs for Emacs 23.2 and 23.3.

From: Sven Joachim
Subject: Re: Corrected tarballs for Emacs 23.2 and 23.3.
Date: Tue, 02 Aug 2011 21:08:34 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.110017 (No Gnus v0.17) Emacs/23.3.50 (gnu/linux)

On 2011-08-02 18:05 +0200, Chong Yidong wrote:

> GNU Emacs 23.2 and 23.3 were released absent grammar files from which
> the parsers used in its CEDET component were generated.  These grammar
> files should have been included, as they constitute part of the real
> source code.  New versions of the tarballs that include these files have
> been uploaded to the GNU FTP server at
>   ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/emacs-23.2a.tar.bz2
>   ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/emacs-23.2a.tar.gz
>   ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/emacs-23.3a.tar.bz2
>   ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/emacs-23.3a.tar.gz
> All redistributors are urged to upgrade to these revised releases.
> Their md5sums are:
>   981cd3764b71115835801b3f4ef081c1  emacs-23.2a.tar.gz
>   3bb6d13489610c9c105625a89d689485  emacs-23.2a.tar.bz2
>   20aef9ea5b5bf8050d39f8b1e96a1c04  emacs-23.3a.tar.gz
>   f2cf8dc6f28f8ae59bc695b4ddda339c  emacs-23.3a.tar.bz2
> Note also that the FSF has granted permission to distribute the old
> Emacs 23.1 and 23.2 releases, notwithstanding the absence therein of the
> grammar files.

This should probably read "23.2 and 23.3" instead, since 23.1 did not
contain the CEDET files and you made no new tarball for it?

> This permission extends to versions with unrelated
> modifications, provided those versions comply with GNU GPL version 3 in
> all other respects.  See Richard Stallman's message at
>   http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2011-08/msg00035.html
> Thank you, and sorry for any inconvenience caused.


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]