Re: [code] [textadept] Textadept used as a "simple advanced viewer"

From: Robert Gieseke <>
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2013 15:22:31 +0200


Am 8/27/13 2:58 PM, schrieb Pascal:
> Hi,
> I just discover Textadept and it seems remarkably flexible through Lua
> : excellent
> work!
> However, I wish I could use it as a "simple advanced viewer" : opening only
> in read-only mode, highlighting some words or lines with regexp...
> Regards

that should be possible using command line arguments, from an older
mailing list post by Mitchell[1]:
    ta foo.c -e 'goto_line(9)' # goto 10th line in file (indexed from 0)
    ta -e 'set_lexer("lua")' # change lexer from 'text' to 'lua'



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