On Sat, 2003-07-26 at 02:53, Krishnakumar B wrote:
On Friday, 25 July 2003, Rick Borne x2559 wrote:
> Dear Bug Team!
> I have just compiled XEmacs for Solaris. When using it, any buffer
> that it attempts to fontify hangs indefinitely with the progress
> slider indicating around 5% done (I typically notice it in VHDL mode
> but it also shows up when just editing my .emacs). While in this
> state, the progress slider and "stop" button are flashing like mad.
> Somewhere between 10-20 clicks in the progress window seems to
> walk it out of the hang condition (progress bar moves slightly
> with each click). When it finally goes away, the buffer is
> properly fontified.
Do you have lazy-lock turned on ? Does turning off lazy-lock mode help ?
If not, how about this (or building without Motif, eg. with Xaw*)?