Re: [code] Textadept has the incorrect $PATH on OS X

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:22:31 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)


On Fri, 26 Sep 2014, Robert Gieseke wrote:

> Hi,
> Am 26/09/14 um 05:57 schrieb Josh Girvin:
>> I'm building a module for Hack, for Textadept.
>> I'm basing it off the `ta-coffeescript` module, as it comes pretty close to
>> what I want to do (run the type-checker on save and annotate the source
>> with errors), however I ran into an odd bug.
>> Installing the coffeescript module, and running compile gives an error, in
>> that it can't find the `coffee` binary. `/usr/local/bin` doesn't appear to
>> be in the $PATH that Textadept is looking at.
>> Is that normal? How can I fix that? I'm running LATEST at the moment.
> You need to set your environment variables again for the OS X GUI
> version, create a ~/.textadept/ file that exports all of the
> environment variables you need Textadept to see.
> export PATH=/usr/local/bin:/usr/local.…

Here's the relevant link to the manual entry:


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