Re: [code] Re: Welcome to [textadept]

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:27:34 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Vic,

On Thu, 20 Sep 2018, wrote:

> Hi there,
> thank you Mitchell and all who helped him to make Textadept!
> I'm studying the documentation now - it's so detailed, that it helps me
> better understand general concepts that are not only about Textadept. So
> thanks for this too!
> I may post suggestions for further improving Textadept, if you like.
> Sometimes with something new, other times to make it more consistent (with
> documentation, and logical sense) -- I tend to be perfectionist at times.
> The rest of the post describes why I was attracted to Textadept:
> ...Because I want to extend and customize the editor to my needs.
> I've been using Geany so far -- a good product, but for every new feature
> I wanted, I had to beg with a feature request and wait and pray till
> someone will implement it. Because I don't know well and don't like C/C++,
> and all that cross-platform developing hassle involved to make a pull
> request.
> I did research for an alternative editor, and Textadept, with Lua, - is
> the best I could find in this respect, plus beeing fast and portable.
> And because of this, I'm planning to learn Lua too, and use it as a
> general language for my future hobby programming projects.
> Wish me good luck :)

Welcome to the community and good luck!


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