Re: [code] Textadept-curses for WIN32: Only two cursors in Version 11

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Tue, 2 Jun 2020 10:03:34 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Gavin,

On Tue, 2 Jun 2020, Gavin Holt wrote:

> Hi,
> I downloaded 11alpha and 11alpha2 with the modules and no customization on
> my part. Using Textadept-curses I cannot get more than two "multiple
> cursors" using the mouse (ctrl+left click).

Interesting. Thanks for the report. I'll look into this when I have some time.

> While I am writing - does textadept cache compiled Lua? I have been testing
> startup times for the various editors I have played with (multiple new
> instances then close - with a 1sec interval) and textadept-curses is very
> fast for comparable features (sciTE, vscode, vim-huge, gvim, Lite) . Even
> after a cold boot it's quick (~320ms) but then re-runs are of the order
> <100ms. I may just be seeing OS level caching - windows might be useful for
> something!

No, there's no caching going on. It must be Windows or your HDD/SSD. Thanks for the benchmark; I'm glad to see those kinds of speeds on another system.


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