[Geany-devel] question about templates

Andreas Mokros am at xxxxx
Thu Jul 9 15:19:05 UTC 2009

On Thu, 9 Jul 2009 16:25:09 +0200
Enrico Tröger <enrico.troeger at uvena.de> wrote:
> Yes, good catch. Amazing that nobody noticed that earlier. It might
> indicate how many users do use Haxe with Geany...:(

From what I've seen, blackdog did quite a lot of haxe stuff for
Geany, like his hxDev-plugin, but at some point didn't update it

> I will fix this unless you want to provide a patch?

Well, a patch for changing a "2" into a "3" is not really necessary.

> Well, the manual describes it basically:
> http://geany.org/manual/#generating-a-global-tags-file
> In theory, it should work for Haxe files as well. The generation is
> based on the symbol parser, so it will be as good as the files you
> pass in when generating the tags file and as good as the Haxe symbol
> parser works :). Give it a try and ask if anything is not clear.

OK. I'll try it on some haxe files. The symbol parser works generally
pretty good.
I understand that you get autocompletion lists from these tag files.
But I don't understand how you get the different highlighting, like
for gint, gchar and so on.


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