Re: [code] [textadept] and spawn environment

From: Robert Gieseke <>
Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2016 08:30:22 +0100

Hi Mitchell,

Am 20/01/16 um 02:47 schrieb Mitchell:
>>>> I think the change in lspawn around Textadept 8.2 broke the handling of
>>>> the path on OS X through the script. In 8.1 it still works.
>>> How are you calling `spawn()`? Textadept 8.3's `spawn()` allows an
>>> optional parameter for specifying an environment (which may overwrite any
>>> PATH in ``).
>> I think the problem is that spawn is not inheriting the environment
>> variables set in

> I don't have access to a Mac OSX machine right now, but I've committed a
> fix[1] that may work. It will be in tonight's nightly. Please give it a
> try when you get the chance.

Thanks, seems to work perfectly! Does that patch [1] affect behaviour on
Windows as well or does it make no difference there?

I'll look into how the process of getting the environment variables on
OS X could be simplified.


> [1]:

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