Chimaera

Highlight in Scite seems to not work like i expect

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When im making arrays i often use the highlight to check if i have already added the item by pasting it in and highlighting it

Just of late it doesnt seem to work the same for eg

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If i highlight Visual it correctly picks up the one in the above part of the array but

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It should now be showing all the ones that have C++ in the title but it doesnt

Scite Version 3.5.4 
    Mar  7 2015 14:59:39

Ok i thought maybe it doesnt like the ++ chars so i highlighted 'Microsoft Visual' and it doesnt see that either??

Surely it should be able to cope with those things? Or have i missed something?

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That is because the default behaviour is now to stop highlighting words when there is a space in it.
Just change the appropriate setting for that which I added to our version:

highlight.current.word.stoponspace=0       # Only available in SciTE4AutoIt3 version

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Sorry to be a pain ive tried adding it to the global but i cant save it (protected)

Ive put it in the user options and the local file but still the same

Which is the correct file to change?

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Jos,

I too find there is no change when I alter that setting - the highlight remains limited to a single word regardless.

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Uploaded a new SciTE.exe beta which contains the fix for this regression.
The original SciTE's logic was changed which I missed during the merging of the source. :)

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Did you change the setting as mentioned above?


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I never used the line that Jos posted as he gave us the scite fix

However it seems the beta scite not working now either

So where do i change this setting?

highlight.current.word.stoponspace=0       # Only available in SciTE4AutoIt3 version

 

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#10 ·  Posted (edited)

The Beta SciTE is not changed since May 17 so should still work the way it worked when you tested it.

The specified parameter determines whether the Highlighting stop when the selected word contains a space.

Jos

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For some reason at work it doesnt work.

beginning to think that machine needs a format

At home it works fine with the Beta

At work ive changed the highlight option and that is working, strange how diff machs behave diff

Anyway its working many thx

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