Re: Is the"long line" indicator accurate?

From: mitchell <mforal.n....at.gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2010 07:08:19 -0700 (PDT)

Hi,

> I often edit HTML files and need to keep lines to no more than 80
> characters (where possible). To help with this I have turned on
> Textadept's long line indicator. However I notice that the line
> actually runs right through some characters, admittedly it's right
> toward the right-hand side of the character. Is this perhaps an issue
> with the font? I am using Bitstream Vera Sans Mono.

This has to do with how Scintilla measures the width of a character.
It can be slightly off for various fonts.

Mitchell

>
> Regards,
>
> Russell Dickenson
Received on Thu 25 Mar 2010 - 10:08:19 EDT

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