Re: [code] [textadept] Chars used for word_wrap

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2014 10:34:46 -0500 (EST)


On Sat, 11 Jan 2014, Robert Gieseke wrote:

> Hi Mitchell,
> Am 1/9/14, 11:50 PM, schrieb Mitchell:
>>> is there a way to have word_wrap only occur only after spaces?
> [..]
>> Scintilla is hard-coded to wrap on style changes if possible.
>> `src/Editor.cxx:2402` is responsible for this. I was able to comment out
>> that "else if" statement to get the "wrap on whitespace" effect you were
>> hoping for.
>> Neil might accept a patch to the wrap mode. For example, calling
>> SCI_SETWRAPMODE with a new WRAP_WORD_WHITESPACE constant would tell
>> Scintilla to not check for a style change, but rely on that last
>> conditional to break on spaces or tabs.
> Many thanks for looking into this! Are you going to submit this or should I
> request that option on the Scintilla list?

You should make the request. I have too much on my plate to create a
patch. Thanks.


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