Re: Error defining custom theme loading

From: mitchell <mforal.n....at.gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Jun 2010 20:01:33 -0700 (PDT)

Hi,

On Jun 7, 10:48 am, Robert <ro....at.web.de> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 7, 2010 at 4:18 PM, Ryan Pusztai <rpusz....at.gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I am trying to load a custom theme and I read on this page () that I just
> > need a file '~/.textadept/theme' to point to the directory where it is
> > located. I have my custom theme defined in a '~/.textadept/my_custom'
> > directory.
> > I have tried to add these one at a time:
> > '~/.textadept/my_custom'
> > '~/.textadept/my_custom/'
> > 'my_custom'
> > 'my_custom/'
> > './my_custom'
> > './my_custom/'
> > to the "theme" file. None of them worked. I try to move that 'my_custom'
> > theme to the 'themes' directory under TA install location and the theme
> > works. What am I missing? Or is there a bug?
> > Thanks.
>
> Hi Ryan,
>
> your theme folder in
> ~/.textadept/themes/my_custom/
>
> and then the file "~/.textadept/theme" with
> my_custom
> in it should work.
>
> I suggested this change during the 2.1 discussions (so sorry :-), as
> it's better if you e.g. move your .textadept to another drive.
>
> Mitchell, maybe the doc could be changed to something like this:
>
> To use a different theme, create a `~/.textadept/theme` file containing the
> name of the theme you would like. If you have a custom theme, create a
> directory `~/.textadept/themes` and place it there.
> Any errors are printed to standard out.

Done and in hg. Thanks.

Mitchell

>
> Robert
>
>  themedoc.diff
Received on Tue 08 Jun 2010 - 23:01:33 EDT

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