[Geany-Devel] pull request on GitHub, to add GeanyHighlightSelectedWords, into Geany Plugins
steve8track at xxxxx
Mon Jun 1 13:48:56 UTC 2015
On 05/29/2015 07:21 PM, Colomban Wendling wrote:
> Le 29/05/2015 00:10, marius buzea a écrit :
>> The quick-search.c calls Geany's search_find_text several times in one
>> processing, and each time a regex would be recompiled in search_find_text.
>> This is, I guess, a small cost when the regex is just a string.
Odd, I don't see this reply from Marius in my inbox. Was this in
> search_find_text() doesn't do regex search when the flags don't ask for
> it, it only uses SCI_FINDTEXT().
> BTW, @Steven: search_find_text() is *NOT* part of the Geany plugin API
> and never have been. The fact you can use it is a issue of the way
> Geany API was exported, and it is fixed in the dev version (meaning it
> won't work anymore). Not also that this never worked on Windows.
Thanks for the information. I wonder if any of my other plugins include
non-API calls. Is there an easy way to tell what is allowed and what
shouldn't be? Is there a reason we don't allow plugins to tie into
anything when they could besides trying to stop plugins from being
overtly complicated or breaking things?
> If you need the function, tell us and we can probably add it. Though
> here all you need is SCI_FINDTEXT, that is already available through
> sicnitlla_send_commend(sci, SCI_FINDTEXT, flags, ttf).
Ok, I'll look into that.
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