./editors/mg2a, Small, fast, public domain EMACS style editor

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.11nb2, Package name: mg2a-1.11nb2, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

Mg (mg) is a Public Domain EMACS style editor. It is "broadly"
compatible with GNU Emacs. Mg was formerly named MicroGnuEmacs,
but is not associated with the GNU project.

This program is intended to be a small, fast, and portable editor for
people who can't (or don't want to) run real Emacs.

The NetBSD version has a few minor cosmetic changes, better locating
of the startup file (mg.rc), journaling and original mirroring of

A similarly small and fast MSDOS version will be available sometime at
ftp://ftp.cdrom.com/pub/simtelnet/msdos/editor/mg2a_exe.zip, without
my enhancements. Hopefully , I'll have time to make a port of this
enhanced version to MSDOS under djgpp (LFN support), and post it as:

The responsibility for the use of this material resides entirely with
you. We make no warranty of any kind concerning this material, nor do
we make any claim as to the suitability of mg2a for any application.

Required to build:

Master sites:

SHA1: c96f890f217eaacb78117f9c73f1ea3709ca8d3f
RMD160: 7083ec8b49eb89d1389dabfb915859af2bb40ee1
Filesize: 374.272 KB

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   2019-09-02 23:41:40 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (3)
Log message:
mg2a: make this prehistoric C not fail with modern compilers

don't define our own strncpy/strncat, include the header instead.
   2019-06-08 12:41:00 by Roland Illig | Files touched by this commit (93)
Log message:
editors/*: let pkglint fix indentation and variable alignment

pkglint -Wall -F -r editors

Manually fixed the changes in editors/nedit since the "fixed" indentation
was wrong.
   2017-05-09 16:46:55 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
Requires curses.  Sync build options to the SunOS Makefile.  Fix build flags.

   2015-11-03 04:32:24 by Alistair G. Crooks | Files touched by this commit (138)
Log message:
Add SHA512 digests for distfiles for editors category

Problems found with existing distfiles:
No changes made to the javascript-mode or yEd distinfo files.

Otherwise, existing SHA1 digests verified and found to be the same on
the machine holding the existing distfiles (morden).  All existing
SHA1 digests retained for now as an audit trail.
   2013-07-18 14:07:25 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (16)
Log message:
Add termios.h formerly included by unistd.h.
   2012-12-25 22:10:56 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (3)
Log message:
Use more void and system headers.
   2012-10-03 13:43:48 by Aleksej Saushev | Files touched by this commit (150)
Log message:
Drop superfluous PKG_DESTDIR_SUPPORT, "user-destdir" is default these days.
   2012-01-24 21:38:55 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (4)
Log message:
Convert file creating patch into plain file. Fix man page markup.
Bump revision.