Commit 628d0063 authored by Artur Malabarba's avatar Artur Malabarba

* lisp/emacs-lisp/package.el: Update header comments

parent 61a4b57f
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;; Author: Tom Tromey <tromey@redhat.com>
;; Daniel Hackney <dan@haxney.org>
;; Created: 10 Mar 2007
;; Version: 1.0.1
;; Version: 1.1.0
;; Keywords: tools
;; Package-Requires: ((tabulated-list "1.0"))
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;; You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
;; along with GNU Emacs. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
;;; Change Log:
;; 2 Apr 2007 - now using ChangeLog file
;; 15 Mar 2007 - updated documentation
;; 14 Mar 2007 - Changed how obsolete packages are handled
;; 13 Mar 2007 - Wrote package-install-from-buffer
;; 12 Mar 2007 - Wrote package-menu mode
;;; Commentary:
;; The idea behind package.el is to be able to download packages and
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;; * Download. Fetching the package from ELPA.
;; * Install. Untar the package, or write the .el file, into
;; ~/.emacs.d/elpa/ directory.
;; * Autoload generation.
;; * Byte compile. Currently this phase is done during install,
;; but we may change this.
;; * Activate. Evaluate the autoloads for the package to make it
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;; - "installed" instead of a blank in the status column
;; - tramp needs its files to be compiled in a certain order.
;; how to handle this? fix tramp?
;; - on emacs 21 we don't kill the -autoloads.el buffer. what about 22?
;; - maybe we need separate .elc directories for various emacs versions
;; and also emacs-vs-xemacs. That way conditional compilation can
;; work. But would this break anything?
;; - should store the package's keywords in archive-contents, then
;; let the users filter the package-menu by keyword. See
;; finder-by-keyword. (We could also let people view the
;; Commentary, but it isn't clear how useful this is.)
;; - William Xu suggests being able to open a package file without
;; installing it
;; - Interface with desktop.el so that restarting after an install
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;; private data dir, aka ".../etc". Or, maybe data-directory
;; needs to be a list (though this would be less nice)
;; a few packages want this, eg sokoban
;; - package menu needs:
;; ability to know which packages are built-in & thus not deletable
;; it can sometimes print odd results, like 0.3 available but 0.4 active
;; why is that?
;; - Allow multiple versions on the server...?
;; [ why bother? ]
;; - Don't install a package which will invalidate dependencies overall
;; - Allow something like (or (>= emacs 21.0) (>= xemacs 21.5))
;; [ currently thinking, why bother.. KISS ]
;; - Allow multiple versions on the server, so that if a user doesn't
;; meet the requirements for the most recent version they can still
;; install an older one.
;; - Allow optional package dependencies
;; then if we require 'bbdb', bbdb-specific lisp in lisp/bbdb
;; and just don't compile to add to load path ...?
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