Commit a3992354 authored by Jason Rumney's avatar Jason Rumney
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Update for 23.1 pretest

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Precompiled Distributions of
Emacs for Windows
Version 22.3
Version 23.0.90
September 7, 2008
February 1, 2009
This directory contains precompiled distributions for GNU Emacs
on Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista and Windows 95/98/Me. This port is a
part of the standard GNU Emacs distribution from the Free Software
Foundation; the precompiled distributions are provided here for
convenience since the majority of Windows users are not accustomed
to compiling programs themselves. Corresponding source can be found
in the parent directory in emacs-22.3.tar.gz.
This directory contains precompiled distributions for GNU Emacs on
Windows (versions before Windows 95 and NT4 are not supported).
This port is a part of the standard GNU Emacs distribution from the
Free Software Foundation; the precompiled distributions are provided
here for convenience since the majority of Windows users are not
accustomed to compiling programs themselves. Corresponding source
can be found in the parent directory in emacs-23.0.90.tar.gz.
If you have access to the World Wide Web, I would recommend pointing
your favorite web browser to the following document (if you haven't
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If you want to redistribute any of the precompiled distributions of
Emacs, be careful to check the implications of the GPL. For instance,
if you put the emacs-22.3-bin-i386.tar.gz file from this directory on
if you put the emacs-23.0.90-bin-i386.tar.gz file from this directory on
an Internet site, you must arrange to distribute the source files of
the SAME version (i.e. ../emacs-22.3.tar.gz).
the SAME version (i.e. ../emacs-23.0.90.tar.gz).
Making a link to our copy of the source is NOT sufficient, since we
might upgrade to a new version while you are still distributing the
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* Files in this directory
+ emacs-22.3-bin-i386.zip
Windows binaries of Emacs-22.3, with all lisp code and documentation
+ emacs-23.0.90-bin-i386.zip
Windows binaries of Emacs-23.0.90, with all lisp code and documentation
included.
Download this file if you want a single installation package, and
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If you need the C source code at a later date, it will be safe to
unpack the source distribution on top of this installation.
+ emacs-22.3-barebin-i386.zip
Windows binaries of Emacs-22.3, without lisp code or documentation.
+ emacs-23.0.90-barebin-i386.zip
Windows binaries of Emacs-23.0.90, without lisp code or documentation.
Download this file if you already have the source distribution, or
if you need to redump the emacs.exe executable.
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a basic Makefile for compiling with mingw32 and a .def file for
generating a DLL with the appropriate exports in addition to the
source code to provide the subset of functionality Emacs uses from
libXpm. This corresponds to the libXpm.dll in emacs-22.3-bin-i386.zip
and emacs-22.3-barebin-i386.zip.
libXpm. This corresponds to the libXpm.dll in emacs-23.0.90-bin-i386.zip
and emacs-23.0.90-barebin-i386.zip.
* Image support
Emacs 22.3 contains support for images, however for most image formats
Emacs 23.0.90 contains support for images, however for most image formats
supporting libraries are required. This distribution has been tested
with the libraries that are distributed with GTK for Windows, and the
libraries found at http://gnuwin32.sourceforge.net/. The following image
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GIF: requires libungif or giflib 4.1 or later, which will be
called giflib4.dll, libungif4.dll or libungif.dll.
SVG: not compiled into the binary release, but available if you
compile Emacs yourself if you have development packages for all the
dependencies. Requires many libraries from GTK and Gnome
as well as the base librsvg library. Known to crash Emacs on many
sample images.
* Distributions in .tar.gz and .zip format
Emacs is distributed primarily as source code in a large gzipped tar
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This document serves as an FAQ and a source for further information
about the Windows port and related software packages. Note that as
of writing, most of the information in that FAQ was for Emacs-21.3
and earlier versions, so some information may not be relevant to
Emacs-22.3.
most of the information in that FAQ is for earlier versions, so some
information may not be relevant to Emacs-23.0.90.
In addition to the FAQ, there is a mailing list for discussing issues
related to the Windows port of Emacs. For information about the
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