Re: [code] Questions

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2020 21:02:01 -0400 (EDT)

Hi James,

On Thu, 11 Jun 2020, Mitchell wrote:

> Hi James,
> On Thu, 11 Jun 2020, James Reynolds wrote:
>> I have a ton of questions and wishes.
>> [snip]
>> I think this is preference, but it would be nice if searching for something
>> moved focus to the text view instead of the find field.
> I thought that putting in your *~/.textadept/init.lua*:
> events.connect(events.FIND, ui.find.focus, 1)
> would hide the pane, but it doesn't. (Despite the name, the function should
> toggle visibility.) I think this is a bug and will look into it. Otherwise,
> you should be able use that as your preference.

FYI this bug has been fixed[1]. It's not exactly what you're looking for, but perhaps it'll work.

>> - I don't know if this is intentional but in the View menu there's an
>> option to show and hide the tab bar and it does nothing but show an empty
>> area above the tabs. This also messes up the Open/Save dialog spacing.
>> See empty area above the tabs?
> Probably a GTK-OSX limitation. When I have some time I will investigate.

This appears to be some sort of Mac feature. It has nothing to do with Textadept. You toggle Textadept's tabs via the `ui.tabs` Lua setting.



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