Re: [code] Creating new buffers during Textadept's init.lua execution results in severe errors.

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 17:21:41 -0400 (EDT)


On Tue, 30 Jul 2019, Mitchell wrote:

> Hi,
> On Mon, 29 Jul 2019, Mitchell wrote:
>> Hi David,
>> On Mon, 29 Jul 2019, David Tamar wrote:
>>> I don't know if it's just me, but it seems like a bug in Textadept's C
>>> layer. I can't figure it out.
>>> Any attempt to create new buffers during Textadept's init.lua execution
>>> will make the editor unusable.
>>> [snip]
>> This is a known limitation and needs to be documented or fixed on my side.
>> Thanks for the reminder.
> This has now been documented:

On second thought, I also added a more graceful failure mechanism if the user attempts to create buffers on init. Rather than allowing things to go horribly wrong, a simple error message is displayed.


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