On Wed, Jan 02, 2019 at 11:35:46AM -0500, Tom Lane wrote: > In fact, that's demonstrably not so: on my RHEL6 and Fedora boxes, > /usr/bin/etags isn't owned by any package, because it's a symlink > managed by the "alternatives" system. It points to /usr/bin/etags.emacs > which is owned by the emacs-common package. So dropping the advice > about how to fix the problem seems like a good plan.
+1, let's keep it simple. I would just use "ctags/etags not found" as error message. -- Michael