Package Details: emacs-git

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: emacs-git
Description: GNU Emacs. Development.
Upstream URL:
Keywords: development editor IDE text
Licenses: GPL3
Conflicts: emacs, emacs-seq
Provides: emacs, emacs-seq
Replaces: emacs-seq, emacs26-git
Submitter: vorbote
Maintainer: vorbote
Last Packager: vorbote
Votes: 72
Popularity: 0.497805
First Submitted: 2014-01-05 02:05
Last Updated: 2019-08-13 16:46

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vorbote commented on 2017-06-30 19:14

This new PKGBUILD is a work in progress. If you find bugs, please let me know ASAP.

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cireu commented on 2019-08-08 10:05

Current Emacs master branch use Imagemagick 7 to support --with-imagemagick option, the PKGBUILD still using imagemagick6 and it was removed from Arch repo.

totsilence commented on 2019-07-31 11:19

FYI: I observe crashes due to the addition of the --with-cairo flag in the PKGBUILD. This is in emacs --daemon / emacsclient mode. I will see if I can report the bug upstream.

stefanc_diff commented on 2019-04-06 09:26

Thanks for the kind words @vorbote , I'm aware of how WIP open source software development works.

I've posted this info in here : - to give you some heads up in case you're planning updating the AUR src code - in case you are part of the upstream emacs devel team or have links to the upstream emacs devel team

I"ll have a look at how to file a bug with the upstream emacs devel team.

vorbote commented on 2019-04-05 21:49

@stefann_inc Upstream bugs are reported upstream. Besides, when you use WIP software, if it breaks you get to keep the pieces.

stefanc_diff commented on 2019-04-05 18:42

FYI: Latest emacs-git from HEAD f2d22273599f96a731e23b2f6d7571af8bb7bb3f fails to build inside an nspawn clean and updated arch chroot, with this missing libgnu.a error:

  GEN      time.h
  GEN      unistd.h
  AR       libgnu.a
ar: fcntl.o: No such file or directory
make[1]: *** [Makefile:103: libgnu.a] Error 1
make: *** [Makefile:410: lib] Error 2
==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build().

Full build log can be found here: - -

As far as pkgfile is able to find only extra/clisp contains this libgnu.a file but even when adding clisp to the depends list emacs-git fails to build.

Haven't been

Rogach commented on 2019-01-30 15:54

Can you please add emacs-seq package to provides array? emacs-seq functionality is bundled inside the new 27th version, so it is not needed anymore.

ykelvis commented on 2018-10-29 06:40

According to wiki, replaces is used to replace any obsolete packages. AUR packages should use conflicts and provides.

haawda commented on 2018-10-05 11:11

Please add



vorbote commented on 2018-07-26 23:31

I don't support AUR helpers for this package in particular.

zhou13 commented on 2018-07-26 22:16

This packages fools some aur helpers such as yay when we change branch to emacs-26: