Re: [textadept] Textadept's not opening files specified at the command line (under Linux)

From: mitchell <>
Date: Mon, 25 Oct 2010 21:42:55 -0400 (EDT)


> I can't recall if this behaviour has changed, but I believe it was
> working at some point. My problem is that when I enter the command
> "textadept <filename>" in a terminal emulator on Linux, Textadept
> opens with a blank buffer, but the the windows' titlebar displaying
> <filename> (where <filename> is the name of the file I wanted
> Textadept to open).

Forgive me, but it sounds like the file you specified does not exist in
the filesystem in the current directory; ta opens a new buffer with that
filename intending to 'save as'. I don't under what other circumstances
this could occur.


> I have tested this using Textadept 3.3 on Windows XP and it behaves as
> I'd expect. That is, Textadept starts with the filename given at the
> command line already loaded.
> Am I doing something wrong perhaps, or expecting the wrong behaviour?
> Any help would be appreciated.
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Received on Mon 25 Oct 2010 - 21:42:55 EDT

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