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Re: Emacs for Windows

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Emacs for Windows
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:22:01 +0300

> From: Stefan Monnier <>
> Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:33:13 -0400
> I'm surprised nobody has tried to solve this problem

I think that's because there is no problem.

> I mean, distribution via zip files is so painful for the user who has to
> figure out on his own how to upgrade from one version to another, plus
> all the dependencies, etc...

If the package is done well, then all the dependencies are already
bundled.  And then all you need is unzip the file.  How hard can that

> How do people live with that?

I can tell you that no one ever asked me to provide the binary zips I
upload in any other form.  Which makes me think there is no problem.

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