Re: [code] [textadept] Textadept events

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Sun, 29 Sep 2013 21:15:41 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Richard,

On Tue, 17 Sep 2013, Richard Philips wrote:

> Works perfectly.
> Never in my whole live did I encounter such a fast response.
> Welcome to Textadept I guess :-)
> By the way,
> I have now a functioning spell checker for Textadept.
> It is based on:
> - luajit (for its ffi capabilities)
> - hunspell
> There is no recompiling necessary: just installing the necessary lua (and
> ffi) based files and everything works perfectly.
> Dictionaries are those already on the system.
> The only drawback is that I still have to DOUBLE_CLICK on the words to get
> spelling information.
> I try to come op with other schemes to use the spell checker.
> Also adding new words to the dictionaries can be improved.
> If everything is stabilized I write an entry in the wiki.

I just thought of something: if you mark misspelled words with indicators,
you can connect to an `events.INDICATOR_CLICK` event. This may eliminate
the need for DOUBLE_CLICK.


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