Re: [code] [textadept] Bug with hidden lines?

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2013 08:37:07 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Hi Shalabh,

On Thu, 19 Sep 2013, Shalabh Chaturvedi wrote:

> Hello,
> Textadept is a nifty little editor and I'm surprised it's not more widely
> known! I've been using the lua api and discovered some strange behavior.
> Here is how you can reproduce it (version 7, beta 3):
> 1. Create a new buffer.
> 2. Type this out in the buffer (first line must be blank, second line must
> be fold-header, third line must be fold-body, fourth line must be blank -
> you don't need any specific lexer, just indentation will do):
> def f:
> pass
> 3. Execute this in the command entry box: 'buffer:hide_lines(1,2)'. This
> will hide both text lines.
> 4. Move cursor to first line (blank line). Type any text.
> This makes the third line reappear ('pass' in the example above). Expected
> result is that hidden lines stay hidden. Any idea why this happens?

There is probably a bug in the "fold by indentation" folder. I'm not sure
how to fix this, but I'll take a look. Thanks for the report.


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