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Re: GNU ELPA package discoverability

From: Bastien
Subject: Re: GNU ELPA package discoverability
Date: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 12:26:52 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.91 (gnu/linux)

Hi Stefan,

Stefan Kangas <stefankangas@gmail.com> writes:

> Bastien <bzg@gnu.org> writes:
>> +      '(menu-item "Customize package sources"
>> +                  (lambda () (interactive) (customize-variable 
>> 'package-archives))
>> +                  :help "Set the list of Emacs package sources"))
> I propose to hold off on "Customize package sources" until we have a
> final decision on the "Non-GNU ELPA" archive.  If we get a positive
> decision to go ahead with that, IMHO this menu item is not necessary and
> possibly even undesirable.

Sorry, I must be missing something here, but how can it be undesirable
to advertize the fact that users can customize Emacs in a way that let
them install packages from non-official sources?

As long as the official sources are the default, I don't see a problem.


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