[Geany-Users] Hilight current line while searching

Lex Trotman elextr at xxxxx
Thu Apr 5 08:05:33 UTC 2018

On 5 April 2018 at 17:06, Jérôme Andanson via Users
<users at lists.geany.org> wrote:
> Hi All
> I use Geany 1.32 on linux mint, i want to found a way to highlight the
> line where the needle is found while using searching tools.
> It seem's the highlighting is only applied when editor have focus, and
> in this case, focus is on the search window.

The Scintilla editing widget Geany uses has the ability to make the
current line highlight visible always, focus or not, but its is one of
a number of Scintilla settings Geany doesn't expose.  It is just a
matter of programming, but somebody has to do it.

> Maybe having another indicator like an arrow near line number will be
> useful.
> Thanks
> Jérôme
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