Subject: Re: gimp depends on emacs?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 05/02/1999 23:49:31
In article <199905022222.HAA02801@dingo.ping.net.au>,
Berndt Josef Wulf <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> does someone know why emacs is needed when building gimp? Is it because
> of the docs?
> I managed to build gimp without emacs with only two warning messages
> during package registration.
There were caused by documentation files which were not built because
"emacs" is missing.
> Otherwise it appears to work fine and it seems to be such a waste of
> resources in installing emacs.
"gimp" is a big monster package with or without requiring "emacs".
Matthias Scheler http://home.owl.de/~tron/