[Geany-devel] hex mode

Frank Lanitz frank at xxxxx
Tue Apr 19 07:32:58 UTC 2011

Am 19.04.2011 09:12, schrieb Lex Trotman:
> On 19 April 2011 16:50, Frank Lanitz<frank at frank.uvena.de>  wrote:
>> Am 14.04.2011 22:29, schrieb Liviu Andronic:
>>> Does Geany have a hex mode, that is can I open files in hex mode?
>>> And a bit more OT, Geany refuses to force-open a PDF file. Nano, for
>>> example, opens the PDF. Is it normal?
>> As already mentioned, this is intended behavior due Scintilla. But maybe
>> this could be a cool feature for Scintilla in general.
> I don't think that there would be enough demand for Scintilla to break
> clients, but there is nothing stopping a Geany plugin converting a
> file to hex codes before loading it into Scintilla and converting it
> back again when saving (well except someone has to write it :-).

Which feature should such a plugin have?


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