Re: [code] Extremely long lines in textadept source code

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:34:18 -0500 (EST)

Hi Markus,

On Thu, 11 Feb 2016, Markus F.X.J. Oberhumer wrote:

> E.g., there is a line in modules/textadept/file_types.lua which
> has over 4500 chars.
> What's the reason for this?

A combination of faster load times (from a startup perspective; less text
for Lua to parse), reduction of file size (less whitespace), and reduction
of line count.


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