Re: [code] working with Arabic script

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Tue, 1 Apr 2014 14:09:00 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)


On Tue, 1 Apr 2014, tastyminerals wrote:

> Hi all,
> I've been trying to use textadept with various languages and found that
> it is very difficult to work with Arabic on it.
> Particularly I have problems with selecting parts of text, words and
> single characters. It basically is not working in textadept.
> Here is a screenshot when I am trying to select a part of text in
> notepad++ and textadept
> See how I selected part of the Arabic sentence in notepad++ and how I
> tried to do the same in textadept.
> My Arabic test sentence: تحتاج الشركة أن ترى احتياجات موظفيها بشكل أوضح
> While Scite behaves just fine with arabic script I found it suprising
> for textadept. Why is this happening?

Is there an encoding difference between Notepad++ and Textadept when you
are working with arabic script?


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