> In Emacs 27, when Emacs starts up without an early init-file (located
> by default at ~/.emacs.d/early-init.el), the value of
> `early-init-file' is set to ~/.emacs.d/early-init (note the missing
> file extension). When the early init-file does exist, the variable is
> set to the correct value. I have attached a patch which fixes this
> Feedback is welcome. Please copy me on replies, since I am not
> subscribed to emacs-devel.
I am following up on this message since it has been one week with no
reply, and I would like to see the patch either merged or discussed.