Re: [code] [textadept] and spawn environment

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:14:18 -0500 (EST)

Hi Robert,

On Wed, 20 Jan 2016, Robert Gieseke wrote:

> 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?

No, that will only affect Mac OSX. The Windows behavior is defined
elsewhere in lspawn.c. I'm glad it worked!


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