Re: [code] Textadept review

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2013 11:51:01 -0500 (Eastern Standard Time)


On Mon, 25 Feb 2013, seanh wrote:

>>> There's probably just a couple of things keeping me on Vim at this
>>> point, first the Syntastic plugin is just really helpful for Python
>>> coding, I don't think TA has anything like this
>> I looked up Syntastic and it appears to be a Python syntax checker. The
>> python module has this and checks syntax upon saving files.
> I hadn't noticed that, thanks!
> Unfortunately it doesn't seem as thorough as Syntastic at first glance.
> How does it work? Syntastic runs the flake8, pyflakes and pylint syntax
> checkers plus its own native one and combines the results.

It uses Python's py_compile, so I think it just handles syntax errors.
You'll have to hook into extra tools for more thorough analyses. This can
be done in the function on modules/python/init.lua:159.


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