Re: [code] [textadept] Python features not enabled?

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2013 08:43:15 -0500 (Eastern Standard Time)

Hi Sean,

On Tue, 19 Feb 2013, seanh wrote:

>> the Python module for Textadept needs to be installed separately. You
>> can download it with other modules from the Downloads page:
>> Direct link:
>> Or grab it from Hg:
>> In any case you need to place the `python` directory in `.textadept/modules`.
>> After a restart it will load automatically when you open a Python file.
> Thanks. It seems to be working. When I put the modules in
> .textadept/modules/ I got a file not found error, so I tried putting
> them in the directory where it seemed to be looking for them, which was
> the modules subdir in the textadept_6.3.x86_64 dir that I'm running the
> textadept binary from.
> Now I seem to have automatic indentation and some code completion for
> Python.
> What should I expect the code completion to be able to do? ctrl-space
> and ctrl-h seem to work for Python builtins such as map(), but not for
> anything else, for example not for standard library modules that I
> import, nor for classes and functions that I define in the file I'm editing.

In the python module there is a file that lists all the
modules Adeptsense is generated for. Add the modules you are expecting and
re-run the file.


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