Re: [code] [textadept] Modifying non-global buffer

From: Chris Emerson <>
Date: Sun, 22 Sep 2013 00:02:54 +0100


On Fri, Sep 20, 2013 at 10:29:42PM -0400, Mitchell wrote:
> On Fri, 20 Sep 2013, Chris Emerson wrote:
> >What's the reason you can't call, for example, some_buf:append_text(...)
> >when some_buf isn't the global one?
> It boils down to Scintilla's implementation. You pass messages to
> Scintilla objects (which are the widgets), not individual buffers.
> The Scintilla objects operate on their current documents.

Buffers or views? ie what about updating a buffer in a different split view?



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Received on Sat 21 Sep 2013 - 19:02:54 EDT

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