[PATCH] doc: Document how to handle bundled Emacs packages.

OpenSubmitted by Xinglu Chen.
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Xinglu Chen wrote on 14 Sep 21:17 +0200
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* contributing.texi (Emacs Packages): Document how Emacs packages that are part of “standard” packages should be handled.---Not sure if «“standard” package» is the correct phrase, maybe someonehas better suggestions.
doc/contributing.texi | 8 ++++++++ 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)
Toggle diff (23 lines)diff --git a/doc/contributing.texi b/doc/contributing.texiindex d1b77d7d05..6ba9907366 100644--- a/doc/contributing.texi+++ b/doc/contributing.texi@@ -703,6 +703,14 @@ When encountering problems, it is wise to check for the presence of the file, and whether any dependencies and their versions listed therein are satisfied. +Some Emacs package are part of other ``standard'' packages (e.g., the+@file{notmuch.el} package is part of the official Notmuch tarball). In+theses cases, the Emacs package should be in it's own @code{emacs-}+package, while the ``standard'' package should not contain the Emacs+package. E.g., the @code{emacs-notmuch} package only contains the Emacs+package for Notmuch, while the @code{notmuch} package contains the other+things---command line tools, C library, etc.+ @node Python Modules @subsection Python Modules
base-commit: a72519489f0178051b7049d5793d95d070ebef86-- 2.33.0
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