Re: Prevent "Untitled" buffer; Reorder buffers; Smart indentation

From: Andy Lima <andysky....at.gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 14 May 2009 23:52:10 +0100

Thank you, Vais. I've read most of the documentation already, but only
checked a bit of the source code -- you're right, it's also a good place to
go to.

On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 11:28 PM, Vais Salikhov <vsalik....at.gmail.com> wrote:

> Regarding help options, this should get you started:
>
> http://cheat.errtheblog.com/s/textadept
>
> Of course there's always the manual, and of course the source code. In
> fact, command line arguments are not processed by the TA binary - the code
> that does something (anything, it's up to you) with command line args is in
> Lua - you can look to see what it does, edit it, etc.
>
>
> On May 14, 2009, at 5:46 PM, Andy Lima <andysky....at.gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hi Mitchell,
>
>
> On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 10:36 PM, mitchell < <mforal.n....at.gmail.com>
> mforal.n....at.gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> > - How can I prevent the "Untitled" buffer from always showing up on
>> > startup?
>>
>> Scintilla automatically opens a buffer on startup, so I have not
>> bothered to add the necessary code on startup to remove it if, for
>> example, a session is opened. Feel free to submit a patch.
>
>
>
> Well, the way I use my main editor is like this: a have a bunch of files I
> always keep open and then I add/remove new ones (in tabs) to work on them.
> So, I guess that if I set up a session I can have this? (Without Untitled
> showing up?) But, is the session automatically saved on exit? And can I
> bring it up with command-line parameters? "textadept --help" and "textadept
> -h" don't work for getting help on this.
>
>
>
>
>> > - Any way to reorder the buffers in the sidebar buffer list? (Without
>> > having to exit and edit .ta_session.)
>>
>> I considered this a while ago, but the added complexity is not worth
>> it.
>
>
> Ok. No biggie.
>
>
>
>
>> > - Is there any way to have smart indentation? Such as, <Enter> after
>> > "{" creating a new line and indenting it +1 level?
>>
>> You can do so in a 'char_added' handler. There is an existing one in
>> 'modules/textadept/editing.lua' that performs auto-indentation to keep
>> the current indent level that you can refer to.
>
>
> Ah, so Enter will also trigger the 'char_added' handler? Ok. Will look
> into this..
>
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> >
>
Received on Thu 14 May 2009 - 18:52:10 EDT

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