Re: [code] [textadept] Horizontal scroll speed on OS X

From: Robert Gieseke <>
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2013 17:53:52 +0200

Am 10/25/13 5:46 PM, schrieb Mitchell:
> On Fri, 25 Oct 2013, Dirk GŁnther wrote:
>> I'd like to increase the scroll speed horizontally on Mac OS X. Is that
>> possible? Vertical (top to bottom) is fine, but the right to left is so
>> slow, that drives me slightly crazy :)
> I don't know how to do this. Textadept's editing component Scintilla is
> in charge of scrolling. You might ask the Scintilla list[1] how to
> change the horizontal scroll speed for *GTK* (even on Mac OSX, Textadept
> uses GTK, not the native OSX widget).

It's indeed slow. I never noticed because I have

-- Line Wrapping.
buffer.wrap_mode = buffer.WRAP_WORD
buffer.wrap_start_indent = 2

in my .textadept/properties.lua to hide horizontal scroll bars and wrap
long lines (wrap_start_indent is optional of course).
Might be a workaround for you.


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