[Bug: 21.4.18] site-lisp not in load-path
rsparapa at mcw.edu
Wed Jan 18 09:47:37 EST 2006
Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
>More specifically, it's deprecated. ./configure --with-site-lisp will
>set up your XEmacs to look in $archlibdir/xemacs/site-lisp (or some
>such, by default on Unix /usr/local/lib/xemacs/site-lisp I believe).
>However, site-lisp is for _libraries_, not _packages_, and it is
>simply added to the load-path, it is not searched for packages. That
>means that (I conjecture, I don't do Windows so I don't remember the
>specifics of the c:\XEmacs layout)
>will be found, but Rodney's
>will not. That's why it's deprecated---it mostly doesn't do what you want.
>Probably more than you wanted to know :-), but HTH.
You lost me about 3 sentences into your other post, so I won't comment
one. However, I think this post is not correct: site-lisp/ess/lisp is
added to the
load-path in 21.5. What I was missing is that this is a configure
can we get 21.4 built for the Windows installer with this option turned on?
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