Re: [code] Mark in GUI

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2016 09:42:00 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Carlos,

On Sun, 20 Mar 2016, Carlos Pita wrote:

> Hi all,
> Is it possible to use the mark in gui mode? The documentation shows it as a
> workaround for the tui, since shift-arrows are not viable there. But I see
> it more as a powerful selection tool, since you can use every available
> movement to extend the selection, in a visual mode spirit. Also the swap
> mark and cursor function allows extension of the selection in both
> directions. As someone educated in both vim and emacs traditions, I came to
> highly estimate the "mark paradigm" for selection.

Yes, indeed you can use "mark mode" in the GUI. Just copy the terminal
version's key bindings to your set or to "~/.textadept/init.lua".


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Received on Mon 21 Mar 2016 - 09:42:00 EDT

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