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* TO BE DONE SHORTLY BEFORE RELEASE
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** Check for widow and orphan lines in manuals;
make sure all the pages really look ok in the manual as formatted.

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** Regenerate the pdf versions of the reference cards in etc/refcards/.
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** Ask maintainers of refcard translations to update them.

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Emacs 22 translators:
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LANG	Translator            Status
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cs	Pavel Janík           
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fr	Eric Jacoboni         
pl	Włodek Bzyl           
pt-br	Rodrigo Real          
ru	Alex Ott              
sk	Miroslav Vaško        
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** Remove temporary +++/--- lines in NEWS.

** Try to reorder NEWS: most important things first, related items together.

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* BUGS

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** Does deleting frames run Lisp code?  If so, can we get rid of that?
It is a dangerous design.
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2007-09/msg01330.html
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** Why were the calls to x_fully_uncatch_errors commented out in eval.c?
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http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2007-09/msg01987.html
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** rms: gnus-dired.el is a mistake.  Those features should not
be part of Gnus.  They should be moved to some other part of Emacs.
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rsteib: Gnus dependencies in `gnus-dired.el' (and `mailcap.el') have been
minimized.  I don't know what is left to do here.
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** sdl.web@gmail.com, 30 Oct: ps-lpr-switches has no effect
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http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2007-10/msg02091.html
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Fixed by this change?

2007-11-09  Vinicius Jose Latorre  <viniciusjl@ig.com.br>

	* ps-print.el: [...]
	(ps-do-despool): If ps-lpr-switches is not a list, force it to be one.

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** In C, use EMACS_INT for variables and structure members
for buffer/string positions.  E.g. struct it, struct text_pos.

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* DOCUMENTATION
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** Clean up Emacs.app references in code and documentation.
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** Verify if doc/emacs/macos.texi is still useful, remove it if it is not.

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** Document multi-tty features
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http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2007-08/msg01639.html
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2007-08/msg01602.html
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** Document new font backend

** Document XEmbed support

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** Check the Emacs Tutorial.

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The first line of every tutorial must begin with text ending in a
period (".", ASCII 0x2E) saying "Emacs Tutorial" in the respective
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language. This should be followed by "See end for copying conditions",
likewise in the respective language.
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After each file name, on the same line or the following line, come the
names of the people who have checked it.

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SECTION                  READERS
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etc/TUTORIAL             
etc/TUTORIAL.bg          
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etc/TUTORIAL.cn
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etc/TUTORIAL.de          
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etc/TUTORIAL.eo
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etc/TUTORIAL.es          
etc/TUTORIAL.fr          
etc/TUTORIAL.it          
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etc/TUTORIAL.ko
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etc/TUTORIAL.sl          
etc/TUTORIAL.sv          
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etc/TUTORIAL.zh

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** Check the manual.

abbrevs.texi
ack.texi
anti.texi
arevert-xtra.texi
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basic.texi        -- cyd
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buffers.texi      -- cyd
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building.texi
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calendar.texi     -- rgm
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cal-xtra.texi     -- rgm
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cmdargs.texi
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commands.texi     -- cyd
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custom.texi
dired.texi
dired-xtra.texi
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display.texi      -- cyd
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emacs.texi        -- cyd
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emacs-xtra.texi
emerge-xtra.texi
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entering.texi     -- cyd
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files.texi
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fixit.texi        -- cyd
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fortran-xtra.texi -- rgm
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frames.texi       -- cyd
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glossary.texi
help.texi
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indent.texi       -- cyd
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killing.texi      -- cyd
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kmacro.texi       -- cyd
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macos.texi     -- contents need to be evaluated and see what is still
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 relevant after the NS merge.  (If this is here, why is ns-emacs.texi
 relegated to doc/misc?)
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maintaining.texi
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major.texi        -- cyd
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mark.texi         -- cyd
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mini.texi         -- cyd
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misc.texi
msdog.texi
msdog-xtra.texi
mule.texi
m-x.texi
programs.texi
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regs.texi         -- cyd
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rmail.texi
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screen.texi       -- cyd
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search.texi
sending.texi
text.texi
trouble.texi
windows.texi
xresources.texi

** Check the Lisp manual.

abbrevs.texi
advice.texi
anti.texi
back.texi
backups.texi
buffers.texi
commands.texi
compile.texi
control.texi
customize.texi
debugging.texi
display.texi
edebug.texi
elisp.texi
errors.texi
eval.texi
files.texi
frames.texi
functions.texi
hash.texi
help.texi
hooks.texi
index.texi
internals.texi
intro.texi
keymaps.texi
lists.texi
loading.texi
locals.texi
macros.texi
maps.texi
markers.texi
minibuf.texi
modes.texi
nonascii.texi
numbers.texi
objects.texi
os.texi
positions.texi
processes.texi
searching.texi
sequences.texi
streams.texi
strings.texi
symbols.texi
syntax.texi
text.texi
tips.texi
variables.texi
windows.texi

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* PLANNED ADDITIONS
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** CEDET (not for 23.1 due to paperwork issues, perhaps for 23.2)
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** ruby-mode
** js2-mode
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** pov-mode (probably not for Emacs-23: waiting for a Free POV-Ray).
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** gas-mode ?
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