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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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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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** Check for modes which bind M-s that conflicts with a new global binding M-s
and change key bindings where necessary.  The current list of modes:

1. Gnus binds `M-s' to `gnus-summary-search-article-forward'.

2. Minibuffer binds `M-s' to `next-matching-history-element'
   (not useful any more since C-s can now search in the history).

3. Shell mode binds `M-s' to `comint-next-matching-input'.
   This key binding can be changed later when we will implement
   incremental search through the shell history.

4. `center-line' in Text mode was already moved to the text formatting
   keymap as `M-o M-s' (thus this binding is not necessary any more
   in `nroff-mode-map' too and can be removed now from the nroff mode
   because it can now use the global key binding `M-o M-s' `center-line').

5. PCL-CVS binds `M-s' to `cvs-status', and log-edit-mode binds it to
   `log-edit-comment-search-forward'.  Perhaps search commands
   on the global key binding `M-s' are useless in these modes.

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** sdl.web@gmail.com, 30 Oct: ps-lpr-switches has no effect
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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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** 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             rgm (but see Bug#3783)
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etc/TUTORIAL.de          Werner Lemberg
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etc/TUTORIAL.zh

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** Check the manual.

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** Check the Lisp manual.

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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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** 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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