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Re: CC Mode troubles and Emacs 29

From: Alan Mackenzie
Subject: Re: CC Mode troubles and Emacs 29
Date: Mon, 9 Jan 2023 15:52:32 +0000

Hello, Po.

On Mon, Jan 09, 2023 at 17:51:38 +0800, Po Lu wrote:
> Alan, all,

> Emacs 29 is supposed to have pretests released in around a month.
> However, CC Mode is still prone to misidentifying typos as types.

Yes.  I can see my way to having this fixed in a small number of weeks,
or a large number of days.  The bug is understood.

> That is a major regression from the standpoint of users.

Yes, I agree with that.

> So, perhaps it would be prudent to disable automatic type finding on
> the emacs-29 branch, and to keep working on it in the CC Mode
> repository?

No, this wouldn't be a good idea.  It would be an appreciable amount of
work, and would leave around 50% of types unfontified.  This would very
quickly cause bug reports.

> Thanks.

Alan Mackenzie (Nuremberg, Germany).

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