Re: [code] Request: official command-line switch to jump to a line after loading a file

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 17:21:39 -0500 (EST)

Hi Pedro,

On Mon, 26 Nov 2018, Pedro Andres Aranda Gutierrez wrote:

> Hi,
> Wouldn't it be time to provide an official CLI switch to jump to a line
> after loading a file. OK, there is a documented way of doing this in the
> WIKI. But providing an official way would help to integrate Textadept with
> many applications. An example would be PDF viewers with reverse search for
> LaTEX (Skim,
> Can you integrate Textadept with Skim now? Yes. But it's you doing this.
> An official CLI switch would help apps to provide the integration
> off-the-shelf

So instead of asking application developers to use something like '-e "goto_line(%n)"' for Textadept, they would use something like '-l %n'?


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