GvR> For most mortals, the XEmacs package manager simply *sucks*. GvR> Maybe that is because it's broken out of the box and you have GvR> to find the right webpage that tells you how to manually fix GvR> some things. But it still sucks.
I agree totally, but that's a quality of implementation problem. Once it works, it's (almost) great. But you're right, it would have been nearly completely automatic, and bug free out of the box. I guess it's no surprise we've talked about this for years but it still hasn't materialized.