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Re: [AUCTeX-devel] Hello and a question about missing AUCTeX features

From: Marcin Borkowski
Subject: Re: [AUCTeX-devel] Hello and a question about missing AUCTeX features
Date: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:11:47 +0200

On 2015-04-17, at 23:50, Tassilo Horn <address@hidden> wrote:

> Marcin Borkowski <address@hidden> writes:
> Hi Marcin,
>> I have read carefully all the replies to my ramblings, for which I
>> thank all of you who took the time to answer me.  I don't have the
>> time to answer them now, but I promise to come back and do it soon.
>> For now, I'd like to look at the FSF copyright agreement.  What do I
>> do exactly to receive the form from the FSF?
> Follow the instructions in this form:

Thanks, I'll check it, too.

>> Where can I ask question with regards to my particular situation?
> I'd just ask whom to ask when emailing the above form to address@hidden
> Probably, that's the right recipient, and if not he'll know who is.
>> I guess that if I want to contribute to AUCTeX, I should write here;
> Yes.  We have chosen the name auctex-devel very wisely to make people
> guess that.  And it seems to work. :-)


>> what if I want to contribute to Emacs in general?
> If you want to contribute to Emacs (and/or the packages that ship with
> it or are in GNU ELPA), then write "Emacs" as program when requesting
> the CA forms.  Emacs also covers AUCTeX but the reverse is not true.
>> Should I subscribe to emacs-devel and/or write there?  (I'm a tiny bit
>> afraid to subscribe to yet another, very active ML...)
> Not necessarily.  You can also contribute to Emacs just by looking at
> its bug reports and submitting patches on the issues.  Or implement an
> entry in etc/TODO or some other new feature and submit the patches as
> bug report.  Then you can keep focus on the task you are trying to
> accomplish without getting 50 mails a day.
> However, especially with new features I'd ask on emacs-devel beforehand
> if there's a need for it and how to approach it best.

So bascially this boils down to "subscribe to emacs-devel" anyway.
Well, I'll have to live with it, at least until I configure Gnus...

> Bye,
> Tassilo

Thanks a lot!

Marcin Borkowski
Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Adam Mickiewicz University

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