XEmacs - The Next Generation

Emacs Lisp has served Emacs and XEmacs admirably through many evolutions of the editor. With ever new enhancements and a growing amount of third-party code, Elisp is showing its age; it is due for a major overhaul and that means replacement by a more modern, standard programming language. Many design and implementation issues are closely interrelated with this. This page is meant to collect material related to the important issues concerning a swap of Emacs's Lisp engine.
  • The Language Issue
  • The Garbage Collection Issue

  • Michael Sperber [Mr. Preprocessor]
    Last modified: Wed Feb 25 15:14:39 MET 1998