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Re: [PATCH] Raise an error when detecting old-style backquotes.

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Raise an error when detecting old-style backquotes.
Date: Fri, 06 Oct 2017 11:17:14 -0400

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  > We've never done that when removing obsolete features.
  > Why should this be different?

I'm not insisting it should be different.

I just think that, given that this was a very general feature that
changed in a grossly incompatible way, it is worth keeping a little
code to make a specific error message.

Dr Richard Stallman
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