I installed the efs & dired packages into the
I can now do all the things Adrian referred to
in his emails. I have gone through the process
of installing the 3 packages ( efs/dired/base ).
I now get all buttons to work. I will now
proceed to read the Users Guide and manual and
practice all of it LIVE.
thanks for all your help !!!
pat q. ( convert from Gates to Linux/Unix/AIX )
From: Adrian Aichner [mailto:adrian＠xemacs.org]
Sent: Thursday, October 17, 2002 3:54 PM
To: Patrick Quinnett
Subject: Re: Getting closer to getting Xemacs to work ....
>>>> "Patrick" == Patrick Quinnett
Patrick> cc: Adrian
Patrick> Platform is RSC6000/AIX4.3.3-10
Patrick> Worked from downloaded binary gzip:
Patrick> First off, I did a "M-x describe-installation RET" to find out
Patrick> that $prefix="/usr/local" ; I had been trying to install in
Patrick> I have re-installed into /usr/local;
Patrick> Next, I re-read the Quickstart Package Guide and reloaded
Patrick> the "xemacs-base" package into:
Patrick> I restarted xemacs and the open file function works but when
Patrick> I go to "Options/Manage Packages/List and Install" and
Patrick> answer Yes to PGP question, I get beeped at and the message
Patrick> at the bottom of the window is:
Patrick> Symbol's value as variable is void: allow-remote-paths
You need to install the efs package.
Patrick> Also the " dired " button/icon does not work. Again I get
Patrick> and a similar message about "...function definition is void:
Patrick> thanks for any help .....
You need to install the dired package.
See steps 7-15 or beyond in
We need to make package installation work without packages :-)