Re: [code] DirectWrite support

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 09:03:12 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Nick,

On Tue, 24 Apr 2018, Nick Tzanos wrote:

> Hello,
> I have been looking around the internet for a while for this.
> Is there DirectWrite support in TextAdept? I know that Scintilla (and
> consequently Scite) support it (as well as Notepad++ via the luascripting
> plugin).
> Is there a way to set this in TextAdept? I really love some fonts that look
> horrible otherwise.

No, I do not think GTK (the cross-platform toolkit Textadept uses) supports DirectWrite. Sorry. SciTE and Notepad++ make use of Scintilla's win32 platform code while Textadept uses Scintilla's gtk platform code.


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