Re: [code] I just can't seem to find the pattern...

From: Michael Richter <>
Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2013 14:09:20 +0800

On 19 September 2013 10:12, Mitchell <> wrote:

> My use case is wanting to comment out blocks of text in a language which
>> doesn't have block comments (rendering *Edit → Toggle Block
>> Comment*unusable).
> Have you tried setting `textadept.editing.comment_**string.text =
> 'prefix'` for your plain text buffer before picking "Edit -> Toggle Block
> Comment"?

I'm not sure how editing the plain text settings will help in a Haskell
file. The lexer understands Haskell just fine and recognizes comments.
It's just that toggling block comment doesn't work in Haskell because
there's no such thing as block comments in Haskell.

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