Re: [code] Textadept Customization and Upgrades

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 19:13:39 -0400 (EDT)


On Tue, 10 Mar 2020, Robert Gieseke wrote:

> Hi Gavin,
> that's an interesting question!
> When there is something that is not user-patchable (due to being a local
> variable) you could always ask to expose this part of the API.
> If you have major changes like for the menu you could for having a local
> copy in your, e.g.
> ~/.textadept/modules/textadept/menu.lua
> This would mean monitoring new updates for important changes in these
> files but it might be easier than having to patch these files from your
> init.lua in some cases.
> On your Q3 (from skimming your init.lua it seems you are using
> self-built versions as well), there was a change for removing the
> accelerators:
> Maybe that's the problem? "File" vs "_File"

Despite the change, the old mnemonic version should still work for the sake of backwards compatibility (for now).


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