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SciTE re-runs my scripts when I jump

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I am very happy with SciTE. I was programming with Autoit and the same editor I used for Autoit could edit my php, good notepad / wordpad suck for this.

Things I do not like about SciTE: If I'm running my program, viewing the source and try to jump to a function definition, scite reruns my program, then jumps to the function. I've gotten smart about this, and face palm myself with less force, in effort to minimize the damage I absorb. I feel like I should know better, but now I wonder could I stop it from ever happening to me again?

But seriously, I like running my program. I like editing my program and jumping around. Is there a way I can fix this?


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Using _Singleton(@ScriptName) can be helpful. It will still try and run on the first jump you perform, but then exit and do the jump. All following jumps after that first initial one should work fine.

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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

Thanks Beege

_Singleton() is a solution to solve this issue.

I want to be able to turn it on and off tho, so I don't have to worry about removing it before release.

I wasn't sure what the help file was saying.

Do I have it right in thinking:

_Singleton(@scriptname); forces only one instance of program

_Singleton(@scriptname, 1); allows multiple instances

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Thanks Beege

_Singleton() is a solution to solve this issue.

I want to be able to turn it on and off tho, so I don't have to worry about removing it before release.

If you don't want it active in your compiled release then you could change it to:

If not @compiled then _Singleton(@scriptname)

I wasn't sure what the help file was saying.

Do I have it right in thinking:

_Singleton(@scriptname); forces only one instance of program

_Singleton(@scriptname, 1); allows multiple instances

Yes thats sort of correct. It more so give you the option to do whatever you want if another instance is found. Like in the help file example how it displays a msgbox informing the user just before it exits. In the past I have also used this option to kill the other running script, before my new script continues instead of exiting.

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How are you "jumping" in SciTE?


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maybe ctrl+g in scite

for me it do double start if

script is already running from scite and if press in F1 for help


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How are you "jumping" in SciTE?

I was just referring to ctrl-j. Scite jump wont cause that as long as its already opened.

for me it do double start if

script is already running from scite and if press in F1 for help

Yes I believe almost any action from the tool menu will cause that.

Something strange those as I mention above is how the singleton() really only needs to block the first double run. The 3rd, 4th, and so own don't appear to effect it nor get blocked by singleton(). But only when singleton() is being used. If singleton() is not used the 3rd, 4th all relaunch the script. :)

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I was just referring to ctrl-j

Thanks, just needed to clarify.

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#9 ·  Posted (edited)

If not @compiled then _Singleton(@scriptname)

That's awesome Beege. Thanks for making me aware of @compiled, I will be using that tool now. Edited by Xandy

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