On 27 June 2012 16:51, SHANGRI-LA(a)terra.es <SHANGRI-LA(a)terra.es> wrote:
This is my first post in the list and, as usual, i come with a problem ;)
I'm trying to configure the syntax highlighting for asm language with Geany
but have experienced some strange issues.
- The more important is that i'm not able to configure the highlighting for
comments. I'm trying to use the standard C comments (// for a line and /* */
for a block) using the keywords:
and then configuring a color in [styling] section but Geany always seems to
ignore me and only accept the standard asm comment ';' symbol (that in my
case i need a different one) although this symbol is not present at all in
the file filetypes.asm.
The recognition of syntax for highlighting is provided by the
Scintilla lexers. These mostly hard-code the language they recognise.
That is teh case with teh ASM lexer comment which is hard coded to
The comment settings are for use by the
edit->format->comment/uncomment operations not for the lexers.
The file i'm modifying is filetypes.asm and my
version of geany is Geany
Portable 0.20 i'm also using Windows XP SP3. Any idea?
Thanks in advance.
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