New git in EPEL?

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Wed Aug 25 21:54:17 UTC 2010

On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 15:40, Todd Zullinger <tmz at> wrote:
> Orion Poplawski wrote:
>> Any more progress on this?
> Sorry, I've not had any time for it.  And it seems that no one from
> else uses emacs or cares about an updated git enough.  I'm not an
> emacs user, so to test this I'd need to learn enough about emacs and
> vcs integration to be able to ensure I don't break things with an
> update.  Not exactly my idea of something to do for fun. :)

I am an emacs user but not much of a git user (or a hardcore enough
emacs user to use vcs in it.) The changes between emacs in EL-5 and
22.2 is HUGE. I am not sure how much a backport would be possible. A
emacs22 would probably need to be done.

Stephen J Smoogen.
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