Re: [code] [textadept] Textadept 11.0 alpha

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Sun, 5 Apr 2020 16:28:00 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Robert,

On Sat, 4 Apr 2020, Robert Gieseke wrote:

> Hi Mitchell,
> On 02.04.20 17:15, Robert Gieseke wrote:
>> On 02.04.20 17:14, Mitchell wrote:
>>>> However, now i cannot reproduce it anymore when i don't use
>>>> event.INITIALIZED, so it must have been something else!
>>> Ah, that happens when an initialization error occurs. Textadept wants to create a message buffer to show the error message, but it cannot do so. Normally in this case you should get a popup dialog with the error message, but it seems you did not for whatever reason.
>> It turned into an pretty infinite loop, i'll let you know if i can ever
>> reproduce this ...
> here is one simplified example `init.lua` which leads to infinite loop
> until i hit the message box's ok button:
> ui.tabs = false
> require("notexisting")
> As `notexisting` is not existing this is probably not super common
> problem but maybe can still be caught somehow?

Thanks, I see the issue. I'll look into a fix when I have some time.


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