Re: [textadept] New module: TextRedux

From: mitchell <>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2012 09:14:03 -0500 (Eastern Standard Time)


On Wed, 22 Feb 2012, Nils Nordman wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 22, 2012 at 10:30 AM, HyperHacker <> wrote:
> Now I'm trying to hack the buffer list to work like Geany's (single
> click to select the buffer for the current view - not the view showing
> the buffer list), but it seems like it isn't possible to refresh a
> buffer that isn't the current one? What's that about...
> Without any exact details I'll speculate that you're hitting the limitation that you cannot operate on a buffer/view that is
> not the current one. That's not related to TextRedux, but rather a constraint in Textadept.

Correct. Scintilla, the editing component, cannot do any operations on a
buffer that is not shown in the current view. Its API has calls of the
form SCI_CALL(SCI_VIEW, SCI_OPERATION, param1, param2), where view is the
widget itself, not the buffer.

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