[Geany-devel] hex mode

Thomas Martitz thomas.martitz at xxxxx
Tue Apr 19 12:47:58 UTC 2011

Am 19.04.2011 08:50, schrieb Frank Lanitz:
> 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.

Scintilla can handle this just fine. In my repo[1] there's a patch[2] 
which enables opening binary files. I'm using it since ages. It was 
originally posted here[3].

[1] http://repo.or.cz/w/geany-mirror/kugel-geany.git
[3] http://lists.uvena.de/pipermail/geany-devel/2010-February/001699.html

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