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Re: tramp-2.0.29 tramp.texi fails on copyright, Again

From: Charles Curley
Subject: Re: tramp-2.0.29 tramp.texi fails on copyright, Again
Date: Wed, 19 Feb 2003 13:18:38 -0700
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On Wed, Feb 19, 2003 at 08:33:51PM +0100, Kai Großjohann wrote:
> Charles Curley <address@hidden> writes:
> > Not in the report I cited above. He reported the following:
> >
> >   test -d ../info || mkdir ../info
> >   makeinfo --footnote-style=end --no-split -o ../info/tramp tramp.texi
> >   texi2dvi tramp.texi
> >   This is TeX, Version 3.14159 (Web2C 7.3.1)
> >
> > and being tossed into an ed-like editor.
> Well, err.  I saw that he mentioned it, and I also saw the ed/ex
> output.  But I knew where it was coming from: the Makefile has some
> voodoo to auto-update the version numbers in tramp.el and
> tramp.texi.  Said voodoo involves ex or ed.
> But I only saw the output from the ed/ex call.  I didn't see that he
> was "tossed into" the editor.
> So let's talk about what happened to you.  Did you end up in ed or ex
> and did you have to type "q" to exit it?  Or did you just see the
> ed/ex output?

I'm away from my testbed computer, so I'll have to answer this from

When I used the 4.2 texi package, I also got tossed into the ed-like
editor. I think I used q to quit at least once. I may have used
control C.

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