Re: [code] Plans for Textadept NCurses mode?

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2012 14:07:27 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)


On Wed, 27 Jun 2012, Brian Schott wrote:

> I built a copy of TA with ncurses support. It seems like very fun
> idea. A few questions so far:
> 1) Will there be support for having Ctrl+c be "cut" instead of sending
> SIGINT? Same with key combos like shift+up extending selection up one
> line, etc.
> 2) I noticed that the stderr output of a child process that I use for
> a plugin seems to mess up the window. Will it be the responsibility of
> script authors to redirect this to /dev/null, or will TA eventually
> handle this?
> 3) Is support for terminal window resize events planned?
> 4) Can the makefile be modified to build both versions? I currently
> have a "textadept" (gtk) and "ta" (curses) binary on my PATH.

I've pushed some fixes to hg for 1 and 3, but I cannot reproduce 2. Do you
have an example? I tried running a child process that prints to stderr but
didn't see anything.


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