Re: [code] [textadept] c++ syntax highlighting

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:53:41 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Daniel,

On Wed, 15 Mar 2017, Daniel Kolesa wrote:

> Hello,
> just a small thing I found (and didn't know where else to put as there
> is no bug tracker), textadept currently uses the "ansi_c" lexer to
> highlight C++ source files with the ".cc" extension. This extension is
> typically used for C++ source files, so it should probably use the "cpp"
> lexer instead. I changed it in file_types.lua for my copy, but it would
> be nice to have it fixed upstream.

Thank you! I've committed a fix that will be in the next nightly.


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