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Re: Please include nt/INSTALL in release of Windows build from ftp://ftp
Re: Please include nt/INSTALL in release of Windows build from ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/windows/
Mon, 24 Oct 2011 23:48:19 +0200
> From: Oleksandr Gavenko <address@hidden>
> Date: Mon, 24 Oct 2011 23:30:42 +0300
> Build 21.3 have no any INSTALL.
> Build 22.3, 23.1, 23.2, 23.3 have INSTALL but have no 'nt/INSTALL'.
If you are talking about the precompiled binaries, then their users
don't need nt/INSTALL, which explains how to _build_ Emacs from
The file README.W32, which you just complained about, is the subset of
nt/INSTALL that is relevant for precompiled binaries, and is placed
near the zip files.
> I suggest in next Emacs release add this file to
There's no need, see above.
> This can help end user by providing necessary information
> to properly install and configure Emacs under Windows.
There's no need to install and configure a precompiled binary, beyond
what's in README.W32.