Re: [code] Re: Trouble with primary selection

From: Carlos Pita <>
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:17:59 -0300

Hi Mitchell,

> Textadept uses the Scintilla editing component and technically there is
> always a selection, even if it is zero-width. I think this explains at least

Does this necessarily imply that the selection is synchronized with
the X primary selection, even if empty?

> Do you think it's worth
> bringing up on the Scintilla mailing list?

I think the behavior is too much against the principle of least
surprise, or against the "muscle memory" of X users, so I would say
that yes, it's worth trying.


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Received on Wed 23 Apr 2014 - 20:17:59 EDT

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