Fedora 12 Update: xemacs-21.5.29-13.fc12

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-07-07 16:45:25

Name        : xemacs
Product     : Fedora 12
Version     : 21.5.29
Release     : 13.fc12
URL         : http://www.xemacs.org/
Summary     : Different version of Emacs
Description :
XEmacs is a highly customizable open source text editor and
application development system.  It is protected under the GNU General
Public License and related to other versions of Emacs, in particular
GNU Emacs.  Its emphasis is on modern graphical user interface support
and an open software development model, similar to Linux.

This package contains XEmacs built for X Windows with MULE support.

Update Information:

This update provides db4 support so that where-was-i-db will work.  It creates a
new xemacs-xft subpackage containing an Xft- and fontconfing-enabled xemacs
binary.  The binary is named "xemacs-xft", but alternatives can be used to make
it /usr/bin/xemacs.  Finally, the update sets more X keyboard defaults on Fedora
so that some fallbacks are enabled when the keyboard layout cannot be

* Tue Jul  6 2010 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 21.5.29-13
- Add db4 support (bz 581614).
- Add -xft subpackage (bz 356961).
- Recognize Fedora's X server.
* Tue Mar  2 2010 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 21.5.29-12
- Remove the bitmap-fonts dependency.
* Thu Jan  7 2010 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 21.5.29-11
- New upstream patch for bz 547840.
- Add dired patch for large files (bz 550145).
- Replace "lzma" with "xz" for snapshots.
* Mon Dec 21 2009 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 21.5.29-10
- Don't crash with a Persian keyboard layout (bz 547840)
* Tue Dec  8 2009 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 21.5.29-9
- Add patch to use memmove in etags (bz 545399).
* Mon Nov  9 2009 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 21.5.29-8
- Move macros.xemacs to the -common subpackage (bz 533611).
- Updated TTY font patch from upstream.
* Tue Nov  3 2009 Jerry James <loganjerry at gmail.com> - 21.5.29-7
- Make the desktop file consistent with Emacs (bz 532296).

  [ 1 ] Bug #356961 - Consider building with --with-xft=all
  [ 2 ] Bug #581614 - --with-database=no breaks "where-was-i-db"

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update xemacs' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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