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Re: org-export raises stringp nil error

From: Bastien
Subject: Re: org-export raises stringp nil error
Date: Fri, 08 Mar 2013 07:40:57 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.130006 (Ma Gnus v0.6) Emacs/24.3.50 (gnu/linux)

Glenn Morris <address@hidden> writes:

>> I assumed it was okay to fix bugs after the last pretest, is it so?
> No, it is not ok, and I don't know why you would think it is.

I missed the distinction between "pretest" and "release candidate".

> The reason for this policy is (obviously) to prevent inadvertently
> introducing mistakes. This seems to be exactly what has bitten us in
> this case, where your patch just reverts the change from
> http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-diffs/2013-02/msg00058.html
> Was that fixing a regression? I doubt it.

I find it hard to draw a clear line between regressions and bugs,
especially since Org 7.9.x versions are way behind the current Org
master branch.

> Please apply the first patch as soon as possible.


> The second includes stuff like deleting comments, declaring functions,
> and changing autoload for "org-autoload". No, you may not apply this.
> If there were any fixes in there for important regression bugs against
> Emacs 24.2, please make a separate patch with just those items.

Those are not critical regressions, so I won't apply them.


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