Sorry about the multiple posts of the announcement and these errata;
I'm new at this.
>>>> "sjt" == Stephen Turnbull, XEmacs 21 4
Release Manager <stephen(a)xemacs.org> writes:
sjt> * Getting XEmacs 21.4.0
sjt> [...] Binary kits are not available at this time, except for
sjt> the MS Windows platform. The "netinstaller" is available as
Sorry, the _installer_ (setup.exe) is available, but ...
... the current setup.ini is incorrect, and I took its XEmacs version
value (21.2.47) at face value. I inferred that Windows binaries were
lagging source releases by only a day or two. This is not the case; I
jumped the gun.
This error is my responsibility, and I apologize for the confusion.
sjt> and will automatically fetch binaries and Lisp packages, and
sjt> set up your system. Since the netinstaller uses prebuilt
sjt> binaries, it lags the source release by a few days.
We certainly do intend to support the netinstaller, but it will take
There will be a follow-up announcement when these are avvailable.
sjt> * Important notice for CVS users:
sjt> Branch Branch tag Release tag
sjt> "Gamma" branch (21.4): release-21-4 r21-2-xx
As noted correctly elsewhere in the announcement, the release tags for
the gamma branch are r21-4-xx.
April 17, 2001
XEmacs 21.4 Release Manager
Stephen J. Turnbull <stephen(a)xemacs.org>
University of Tsukuba Tennodai 1-1-1 Tsukuba 305-8573 JAPAN
Institute of Policy and Planning Sciences Tel/fax: +81 (298) 53-5091
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