[Geany-devel] Scintilla update?

Matthew Brush mbrush at xxxxx
Tue Oct 18 14:40:17 UTC 2011

On 11-10-18 04:16 AM, Colomban Wendling wrote:
> Hey,
> What about updating our Scintilla copy?  There is at least 2 fixes that
> would be particularly interesting to have:
> * C++ lexer fixed a bug with raw strings being recognised too easily.
> Bug #3388122. [1], [2]
> * On recent GTK+ 2.x versions when using Cairo, bug fixed where wrong
> colours were drawn. [3]

Plus GTK+ 3 support :)

> So, have you anything against an update to Scintilla 2.29?

My only concern is the effects of switching to only supporting Cairo for 
the drawing backend.  Will this leave any users unable to run Geany?

Otherwise, I say we roll the dice and see what the new set of bugs ends 
up being :)

Matthew Brush

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