Re: [code] [textadept] new TCL lexer

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2014 09:50:01 -0500 (Eastern Standard Time)

Hi Joshua,

On Mon, 3 Nov 2014, Joshua Krämer wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have prepared a new TCL lexer for Textadept. I regret that the
> current lexer has a few annoying problems and missing features. I
> tried to solve that with my new lexer. For me, the result is more
> useful than the current lexer -- check the attached comparison image
> with some examples (current lexer on the left, mine on the right).
> However, it is not perfect (see below). It would be great if people
> using TCL could try it with their code and report problems they
> encounter. Mitchell, feel free to add appropriate copyright
> information, rename the file and distribute it with Textadept.
> To try it out, copy the attached file tcl_jk.lua to
> ~/.textadept/lexers/ and chose the "tcl_jk" lexer in Textadept.

You're the de-facto resident TCL expert :) I'll commit whatever lexer you
tell me to, as your knowledge trumps mine. Let me know.


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