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Re: Friendlier dired experience [CODE INCLUDED]

From: Joost Kremers
Subject: Re: Friendlier dired experience [CODE INCLUDED]
Date: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 12:32:46 +0100
User-agent: mu4e 1.5.6; emacs 27.1.50

On Tue, Nov 03 2020, Boruch Baum wrote:
> On 2020-11-03 13:54, Jean Louis wrote:
>> Error:
>> package-read-from-string: Can’t read whole string
> I can't reproduce this in emacs 26.1, but I do get the error in
> emacs-snapshot. I don't have emacs 27, which may be what most users in
> the field will be using. What version were you using?

It barfs at the "Package-Requires" header, because it doesn't stop reading at
EOL. It works fine if you add an empty line (possibly commented, but otherwise
empty) right after "Package-Requires".

(Note: `M-x toggle-debug-on-error` comes in handy in such cases. :-) )

Joost Kremers
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