[Python-mode] Kickstarter for Emacs

Andreas Röhler andreas.roehler at online.de
Wed Apr 18 21:44:17 CEST 2012

Am 18.04.2012 21:04, schrieb aaditya sood:
> Ivan Andrus<darthandrus<at>  gmail.com>  writes:
>> How much would it cost me to get the python modes combined into one?
>> Ideally being backwards compatible with your python-mode of choice.
>> This is a perfect project I think because it's a large initial
>> undertaking but no additional maintenance work would be necessary once
>> it's done.  If nothing else we could use the money to pay people to
>> not use different modes.
> I would happily contribute $200 towards project for out-of-box python
> completion and structure parsing. Semantic and cedet, while great, are
> slow for large projects and make emacs perceptively slow.

the first is already in the pipe, with several bug-reports around.

As for the structure parsing some specification is useful.

Please make a Blueprint for your requests at




>> Really good support for multiple modes is another that would get lots
>> of backers I think.  I certainly don't have the expertise to even
>> speculate on how hard it would be, but I would be willing to pitch in
>> some money for it if I thought it would actually get done well.  I say
>> that not to disparage mmm-mode and friends, but I think it has to be
>> taken into account at a very low level.
> This is another pet peeve. Especially for writing html with css,
> javascript and mako.  nxhtml-mode is pretty cool, but again makes
> emacs slow. I'd like some support in core emacs, which would be
> hopefully faster.
> --
> aaditya

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