Tim, there are many places in emacspeak where a function is advised more than once. >>>>> "Tim" == Tim Cross <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: Tim> Hi Raman, I think you misunderstood me. I don't want you Tim> to grab a pre-built version. I wanted to ask if you Tim> wouldn't mind checking the describe function information Tim> with the version you have already built from CVS. I'm Tim> already working with the package maintainer to see if Tim> the problem lies there. Tim> Tim> The issue I'm encountering is subtle and is only Tim> revealed iff you have extra advice defined for view-file Tim> other than emacspeak. Just running emacspeak without any Tim> non-emacspeak advice defined does not reveal the problem Tim> and therefore would not necessarily show up in a simple Tim> test. Tim> Tim> All I wanted was some confirmation that the Tim> describe-function operation run on view-file in your CVS Tim> version of GTK emacs is correctly reporting that the Tim> function has been advised. The version I am running is Tim> not reporting this correctly on my system and I wanted Tim> to verify that yours is correct as this would indicate I Tim> have some other issue on my system not related to the Tim> CVS sources or the packaged version. Tim> Tim> To summerise Tim> Tim> - After starting emacs 22 GTK version and loading Tim> emacspeak, do a C-h f view-file. Scroll to the bottom of Tim> the output where it should say "This function is advised Tim> etc". If it does not, try an apropos on view-file and Tim> see if you have an entry for ad-Orig-view-file. Note Tim> that at this point, view-file appears to work perfectly Tim> fine. If you do see this inconsistency, you will then Tim> find if you load my txutils.el utility and repeat the Tim> process, both the emacspeak and txutils advice are Tim> reported, but now view-file is broken and will generate Tim> a backtrace if debug on error is enabled. Tim> Tim> If you can do this check, it would be appreciated. If Tim> you can't, then don't worry. I will have my download Tim> quota renewed in a couple of weeks and will grab a fresh Tim> copy of the CVS and build my self to check. Tim> Tim> BTW Note that none of this inconsistency in reporting of Tim> advice or any of the other issues exist in the non-GTK Tim> version, which is built from exactly the same sources. Tim> Tim> Tim Tim> Tim> T. V. Raman writes: >> >> Tim, >> >> I dont trust pre-built versions of Emacs, so I'm not going >> to pull a particular build of Emacs that you might have >> gotten. >> >> It looks like you have a bad build as best as I can tell. >> >> The trust-worthy means of verifying if there is a problem >> with Emacs built against GTK is to: >> >> A) Pull the CVS version of Emacs 22 B) ./configure >> --with-toolkit=gtk >> >> I've done this last week and as you saw, it did not >> reproduce the bizarre behavior you're reporting. I >> suggest you write to the person who built the emacs-gtk >> that you pulled. >> >> >> >> >>>>> "Tim" == Tim Cross <email@example.com> writes: Tim> Hi Raman, I've updated to a later version of emacs 22 Tim> GTK version (from 1st May) and I'm still getting the Tim> same problem. However, I have noticed something else a Tim> little odd. I was wondering if you could check the Tim> version you have to see if it is the same. Tim> Tim> After starting emacs 22 GTK version with emacspeak Tim> loaded, if I do a describe function on view-file, it Tim> does not mention anything about the function being Tim> advised. However, if I do an apropos for view-file, Tim> there is a ad-Orig-view-file entry. Tim> Tim> If I do the same thing with the non-GTK version, the Tim> describe function returns the expected note at the end Tim> about the function being advised by emacspeak. So, it Tim> looks like something is not right as they should both Tim> report exactly the same thing. Tim> Tim> Note that view-file works fine until you load another Tim> piece of advice on that function. Then you get the Tim> max-lisp-eval-depth exceeded error. This does not occur Tim> with the non-GTK version. Tim> Tim> In my case, this problem arises with my txutils package Tim> as it defines some advice on view-file. Note that there Tim> are no issues if I load my package without emacspeak. It Tim> is only when the two are loaded the error occurs. Tim> Tim> Could you start emacs 22 GTK version and just have a Tim> look at the describe function for view-file and see if Tim> it reports that the function has been advised. If it Tim> doesn't, then we either have an issue with emacspeak or Tim> with the GTK version of emacs. Tim> Tim> thanks, Tim> Tim> Tim Tim> Tim> P.S. I have also setup an old box and am using this for Tim> testing. I'm not loading any other packages apart from Tim> emacspeak and my txutils utility. This is to eliminate Tim> the chance of the problem being due to some unexpected Tim> interaction with another package that is being Tim> loaded. I'm trying to get things down to a bare minimum. Tim> -- Tim Cross firstname.lastname@example.org Tim> Tim> There are two types of people in IT - those who do not Tim> manage what they understand and those who do not Tim> understand what they manage. Tim> Tim> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- Tim> To unsubscribe from the emacspeak list or change your Tim> address on the emacspeak list send mail to Tim> "email@example.com" with a subject of Tim> "unsubscribe" or "help" >> >> -- >> Best Regards, --raman >> >> >> Email: firstname.lastname@example.org WWW: >> http://emacspeak.sf.net/raman/ AIM: emacspeak GTalk: >> email@example.com PGP: >> http://emacspeak.sf.net/raman/raman-almaden.asc Google: >> tv+raman IRC: irc://irc.freenode.net/#emacs Tim> Tim> -- Tim Cross firstname.lastname@example.org Tim> Tim> There are two types of people in IT - those who do not Tim> manage what they understand and those who do not Tim> understand what they manage. -- Best Regards, --raman Email: email@example.com WWW: http://emacspeak.sf.net/raman/ AIM: emacspeak GTalk: firstname.lastname@example.org PGP: http://emacspeak.sf.net/raman/raman-almaden.asc Google: tv+raman IRC: irc://irc.freenode.net/#emacs ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- To unsubscribe from the emacspeak list or change your address on the emacspeak list send mail to "email@example.com" with a subject of "unsubscribe" or "help"
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