Bug 225726 - Merge Review: emacs
Merge Review: emacs
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: emacs (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it
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Depends On: 224627
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Reported: 2007-01-31 13:32 EST by Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it
Modified: 2016-05-12 05:23 EDT (History)
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Description Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it 2007-01-31 13:32:56 EST
Fedora Merge Review: emacs

Initial Owner: coldwell@redhat.com
Comment 1 Tom "spot" Callaway 2007-03-06 19:10:59 EST
Slapping an FE-Legal block on this package. This package can't go into F7 until
224627 is properly resolved.
Comment 2 Jens Petersen 2007-11-04 20:42:07 EST
Removed FE-Legal since bug 224627 has been resolved,
and added the later bug to FE-Legal for completeness
Comment 3 Chitlesh GOORAH 2009-11-27 15:22:06 EST
I assume you guys have directly communication with emacs's upstream.

Could you guys please ask upstream to update their
* vhdl-mode
* verilog-mode

I would be nice that to see these be fixed upstream so that I can obsolete emacs-verilog-mode on rawhide.
Comment 4 Karel Klíč 2009-12-10 10:37:59 EST
It seems that verilog mode in Emacs is up to date:

The vhdl-mode in Emacs is old, so someone who uses and understands this mode should update it. Please feel free to open a new bug (RFE) about it.
Comment 5 Chitlesh GOORAH 2009-12-10 11:17:59 EST
I have already done so


However, I'm hoping someone else to do it instead of me since first I'm using emacs since a week, second I'm crowded with huge amount of workload for FEL.

The vhdl-mode is heavily targeting proprietary vhdl simulators while, we have opensource vhdl simulators on fedora : e.g ghdl and freehdl. I've created a patch: 


There are a few more improvements which need to be made. But I don't have much experience with emacs to get that fixed. Upstream is enforcing compatibility with older versions. The help of an experienced emacs user would be appreciated
Comment 6 Cole Robinson 2015-02-11 15:36:10 EST
Mass reassigning all merge reviews to their component. For more details, see this FESCO ticket:


If you don't know what merge reviews are about, please see:


How to handle this bug is left to the discretion of the package maintainer.
Comment 7 Jan Kurik 2015-07-15 11:26:45 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 23 development cycle.
Changing version to '23'.

(As we did not run this process for some time, it could affect also pre-Fedora 23 development
cycle bugs. We are very sorry. It will help us with cleanup during Fedora 23 End Of Life. Thank you.)

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