Re: [code] [textadept] Ncurses problems

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2013 14:03:26 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Hi Robert,

On Mon, 15 Apr 2013, Robert wrote:

> Hi,
> I've used the ncurses version successfully in the past, but trying to
> debug an issue with Textredux now I noticed some problems.
> On OS X, using, 'ctrl-o' does not work. When I assign
> 'open_file' to another key the cdk dialog works fine.
> When I ssh into a Virtual machine Ubuntu 12.04 (using the same
> 'ctrl-o' works, but segfaults when selecting a file.
> When I try to load a file directly from the command line I get
> /home/vagrant/textadept_6.5.i386/core/file_io.lua:167: bad argument #1
> to 'iconv' (s
> tring expected, got nil)
> Both times I used Textadept 6.5, and textadept-ncurses.

Sounds like $CHARSET on your VM isn't being detected properly. What is the
result of "$> echo $CHARSET" on your VM?


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