Re: [code] Oddity in Rexx syntax colouration

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Tue, 1 Dec 2015 10:00:35 -0500 (EST)

Hi Michael,

On Tue, 1 Dec 2015, Michael Richter wrote:

> Identifiers that have more than one consecutive numerical digit in them
> will colour extra digits as numbers even in the middle of an identifier
> that continues past the digits in question. This is easier to illustrate
> than to explain:
> ‚ÄčI've checked with Ctrl+I and yes, it is indeed splitting "a12b34c" into
> identifier (a1), number (2), identifier (b3), number (4), identifier (c).
> I peeked into the Rexx lexer and couldn't find what the problem was.
> AFAICT "identifier" is correctly defined and it is properly placed ahead of
> number in the check order. It's a bit of a mystery to me what's going on.

Thanks for the report. I've committed a fix[1] for this bug that will show
up in the next nightly.



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