[Geany] Need help tracking down a bug

Bob Doan bdoan at xxxxx
Tue Dec 12 17:36:53 UTC 2006

Personally I think pressing TAB and getting the equivalent of TAB+RIGHT
ARROW (n times) where N is the amount of tabs that are already their is

Thanks for looking


- Bob

> > Then I put my cursor at '}' and I press UP ARROW. I'm now at col 0.
> > If I press <TAB> my cursor moves TWO tab spots because their was an
> > auto tab.  I would expect for my cursor to be in between the tabs.  I
> > think this is a scintella bug because their is not a char added event
> > passed back, but I'm not sure.
> Yes, the cursor is set by Scintilla in this case. We can work around
> this by checking whether a TAB was inserted and decrease the cursor
> position by one. But is this really necessary?
> Might be this would confuse users and raise other problems. By the way,
> SciTE does the same.
> I'll have a look at Scintilla's documentation, maybe there is a setting
> to configure it.
> Regards,
> Enrico
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