Re: Question about Textadept's behaviour with "Send To" function of Windows

From: mitchell <mforal.n....at.gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Apr 2010 08:18:22 -0700 (PDT)

Russell,

> On Windows XP SP3 I have created a link to Textadept in the "Send To"
> menu for Explorer. When I already have Textadept open, a new instance
> of it is created and the file opened in the new instance. I would
> prefer that the file was opened in the instance of Textadept already
> running. Of course the other behaviour may also be useful sometimes,
> so perhaps this could be configurable?

This requires a weird thing called Mutex in Windows. I tried
implementing such a thing way back in the day, but never understood
it. I also don't know what the Linux and Mac OSX equivalents are.

Ideas are appreciated.

Mitchell

>
> Regards,
>
> Russell Dickenson
Received on Fri 09 Apr 2010 - 11:18:22 EDT

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