Re: [code] [textadept] Textadept 9 poll: Lua patterns or Regex?

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Tue, 5 Jul 2016 21:21:13 -0400 (EDT)

Hi DrTebi,

On Tue, 5 Jul 2016, DrTebi wrote:

> I see your point. I sometimes forget that I have a 4K screen :)
> How about a triple-click button? That would be a bit unusual, and
> might need some extra explanation, but I would like it. Default-state:
> Text Search, First Click: Regex Pattern, Third Click: Lua Pattern,
> Fourth click back to Text Search. Just an idea.

That's a curious idea. Thanks for the suggestion. Perhaps a drop-down menu
would be more intuitive though. A user might not realize they can do the
multiple clicks. Also, keyboard access via the Alt+char keys would be

> If it comes down to choosing one, I vote for regex.

Noted. Thanks again.


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