Re: [textadept] Re: HOW TO change colors of an active line?

From: Robert <>
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2012 13:43:31 +0100

On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 12:46 PM, Leo <> wrote:
> On Jan 22, 11:16 am, Robert <> wrote:
>> buffer.caret_fore = 0x808080
>> buffer.caret_line_back = 0x333333
>> I'm not sure if it's possible to have a different foreground color for the caret line and the rest.
> Robert,
> thanks for a prompt reply! Changing buffer.caret_line_back does indeed
> changes background of the caret line. But modifying buffer.caret_fore
> changes the color of the cursor and not of the font. How can I change
> the font foreground color in the caret line so that it contrasts well
> with the background?
> Thanks,
> --Leo--

You're right, buffer.caret_fore is more relevant when using a block
caret. I don't think it's possible to change the foreground colors of
the caret line. It could mean adjusting all colors of a theme in
relation to the caret line. (Please someone correct me, if I am

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