in reply to Two simple, easy questions
Personally I use the Windows version of XEmacs (from
I find that the ability to define macros is invaluable,
especially when manipulating large text files of information. And it doesn't interfere too much when I am writing Perl.
Indeed the first thing I do when I get a new Windows machine is to install XEmacs, Cygwin and Perl (in that order). I realise that it's not to everyone's taste but it works for me.