Re: [code] [textadept] Empty space color and curses scrollbars on OS X

From: Robert Gieseke <>
Date: Sat, 03 Jan 2015 19:09:00 +0100

Hi Mitchell,

Am 03/01/15 um 16:42 schrieb Mitchell:
> On Tue, 30 Dec 2014, Robert Gieseke wrote:
>> in the Curses version on OS X the "empty" space after newlines is
>> colored white when vertical scrollbars are enabled. Once the cursor went
>> over them they have the black background color. (On Linux I don't get
>> this behaviour.)
>> I am not sure if it's directly related to the scrollbars, but this got
>> introduced between 7.7 and 7.8beta. A workaround is to disable the
>> scrollbar with
>> buffer.v_scroll_bar = false
> Thanks for the report. OSX curses will disable the scrollbar to workaround
> this display artifact.

thanks for looking into it. However, I think the fix (hg 1900) does not
work, because `OSX` is only available in the GUI version. Do you have
any idea what might cause this?


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