Re: [code] [textadept] Macros/add-ons for quick C/C++ function traversal?

From: Robert Gieseke <>
Date: Sun, 14 Oct 2018 21:01:00 +0200


Am 14/10/18 um 20:41 schrieb Mitchell:
>> to crash TA by using the find UI. For example, typing this regex in
>> the find field:
>> ^[a-zA-Z]([^;#\\"'{}=><!/]|\\n)*\\\\)[ \\t]*\\n?[ \\t]*\\\\{
>> Yes, I know this regex is wrong because it has C-string syntax
>> (backslashes are escaped), but even if it's wrong, it shouldn't crash
>> TA, just issue a syntax error for example.
>> The procedure for reproducing the crash is straightforward:
>> -Open TA
>> -Open a C file.
>> -Show the Find UI.
>> -Copy and paste the regex above, exactly in the search field.
>> -Choose regex mode.
>> -Click "Find Next", and voila!
> I agree that a crash should not happen. I don't have ready access to a Mac at present, so it may take some time for me to confirm/diagnose. I do not see a crash on my Linux box.

I can confirm the crash happening on my Mac.


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Received on Sun 14 Oct 2018 - 15:01:00 EDT

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