Re: [textadept] Command entry position

From: mitchell <c....at.caladbolg.net>
Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2011 23:01:53 -0500 (EST)

Hi Robert,

> On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 6:32 PM, mitchell wrote:
>> Hi Robert,
>>
>>> would it be possible to move the command entry on top of the status bar?
>>> I'm using the command entry a lot recently and it would be useful if I
>>> could use it �to display messages and to know the current position
>>> when searching.
>>
>> See the attached patch.
>>
>> mitchell
>>
>
> Thanks a lot! I experimented with switching the search mode when using
> the command entry (use ack, use lua). I used the function keys because
> the modifier keys are not available in the command-entry-keypress
> event. My attempts in adding those in textadept.c only led to crashing
> TA. I copy and pasted from the return value in s_keypress but I
> obviously don't really know what I'm doing...
> Having the modifier states available would make it possible to use
> ctrl-g, gtrl-shift-g (or ctrl-s, ctrl-r) for going to the next match,
> another possibility would be to add a search or command entry history.

This is available from hg.

mitchell
Received on Sun 23 Jan 2011 - 23:01:53 EST

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