Re: [code] Silly little templating snippets system

From: Robert Gieseke <>
Date: Sun, 10 Jan 2016 20:55:27 +0100


Am 09/01/16 um 17:31 schrieb Mitchell:
>> Motivation:
>> - I like Textadept's snippets a lot (simple, yet powerful), but I really
>> don't like constantly fiddling with the Lua code in init.lua. Too many
>> chances for totally screwing up my configuration.
>> - Some of my "snippets" are pretty damned big. My Rexx module
>> "snippet", for example, is 204 lines of error handling boilerplate. When
>> this was in my init.lua it was a bear to navigate and find the specific
>> snippets I was looking for.
>> - It's easier to share snippets that aren't married to your
>> idiosyncratic init.lua organization.
> Thanks for sharing your idea! This idea may find its way into a future
> release, as I like the idea of having the option to split snippets from
> Lua code into the filesystem.

Me too, anything longer than a few lines can become quite hard to read,
so this is really a neat approach!


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