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Re: Wrong scroll bar in cygw32 build of emacs-24?

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Wrong scroll bar in cygw32 build of emacs-24?
Date: Wed, 09 Apr 2014 05:46:24 +0300

> Date: Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:20:58 -0400
> From: Ken Brown <address@hidden>
> Cc: address@hidden
> I don't have time to check this right now, but it's a pretty good bet 
> that this is a result of my recent change to use the (new) default 
> Cygwin manifest instead of the one provided by emacs:

Yes, that'd be my guess as well.

> A little googling suggests that the difference might be due to the fact 
> that the emacs manifest mentions Common Controls version 6, but the one 
> provided by Cygwin doesn't.
> If my guess is right, then this is a Cygwin/binutils issue rather than 
> an emacs issue.

Indeed, and that's exactly the disadvantage which I alluded to when
you suggested that change: you can no longer fix some problems visible
in Emacs by changes in Emacs itself, you now depend on Binutils
maintainers getting their act together, and fast.

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