Re: [code] [textadept] Call tip background colors?

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Sun, 7 Apr 2013 23:57:44 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Pete,

On Sun, 7 Apr 2013, Peter Kazmier wrote:

> Can anyone tell me what I'm doing wrong? I'm trying to set a style for
> call tips. I've configured `buffer.call_tip_use_style = 1`, which will
> use the `style_calltip` from the lexer configuration. This works as one
> would expect, mostly. To make this readily apparent in my screenshot
> below, here is my style config:
> l.style_calltip = style{fore = l.colors.base00, back = l.colors.base3 }
> base00 is a dark gray and base3 is a white. What I'm finding is that the
> background color is honored only if there is no text at that position.
> But if there is text, then the background color defaults to 'black'
> (0x000000).
> I also tried to configure the colors without the lexer style config
> using the explicit `buffer.call_tip_back` and `buffer.call_tip_fore`,
> but it leads to the exact same issue.

I've seen this bug before and will investigate. Thanks for the reminder.


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Received on Sun 07 Apr 2013 - 23:57:44 EDT

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