kifer(a)cs.sunysb.edu (Michael Kifer) writes:
> I have just installed xemacs 21.0-b67, and a sumo tarball dated
> on Solaris 1.5.1 (sparc) and RH GNU/Linux 5.2 (i686). Compilation,
> installation, and start-up all went great.
> On both platforms, after loading viper, I am told:
> Symbol's function definition is void: vc-backend
> whenever I try to save a file via:
> ESC : [w|x] RET
Viper requires some functions defined in vc-hooks.el
It seems that vc.el is not installed at your site.
(Probably a dependency on vc-hooks is missing in the viper package.)
I now do this:
(setq viper-mode t)
in my ~/.emacs and all is well.
Tom Vaughan <tvaughan at aventail dot com>