[OS X TeX] Re: [OS X Emacs] On Enhanced Carbon Emacs

Piet van Oostrum piet at cs.uu.nl
Fri Dec 17 05:37:19 EST 2004

>>>>> Enrico Franconi <franconi at inf.unibz.it> (EF) wrote:

EF> On 16 Dec 2004, at 11:05, Piet van Oostrum wrote:
>> The current CVS version of Emacs has this also. You can choose to build
>> Emacs to live in /usr/local, or as an application bundle. I never used
>> ECE.
>> I routinely build CVS Emacs as an application. I have my own site-lisp
>> directory and .emacs which I built up during many years (on Unix,
>> MS-Windows and Mac OSX) and which contains at least the same as ECE.

EF> Is it relocatable? Until some time ago, you could build from cvs the
EF> autonomus application bundle, but you couldn.t move from /Applications.
EF> Part of my exercise was to make it relocatable.

I think so. I copied Emacs.app to a different directory, started it from
there and load-path, invocation-directory, data-directory etc contain the
new location.
Piet van Oostrum <piet at cs.uu.nl>
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