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Re: st: Highlighting text in the Stata do-file editor


From   "Joao Ricardo F. Lima" <jricardofl@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Highlighting text in the Stata do-file editor
Date   Thu, 17 Jun 2010 11:04:33 -0300

Gabi and Martin,

ok! Now I understood. Gabi can use -notepad++- thats for free in
"conjunction with Friedrich Huebler`s
 "rundolines" (thank you Friedrich!)" (using Martin's words) too.

:)

JL

2010/6/16 Martin Weiss <martin.weiss1@gmx.de>:
>
> <>
>
> BTW, Gabi, in the few instances where I have used the built-in editor, I do
> recall quirky behavior of the kind you complained about.
> Mostly, I rely on Ultradit in conjunction with Friedrich Huebler`s
> "rundolines" (thank you Friedrich!), though...
>
>
> HTH
> Martin
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Martin Weiss
> Sent: Mittwoch, 16. Juni 2010 23:42
> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Subject: RE: st: Highlighting text in the Stata do-file editor
>
>
> <>
>
> Joao, I think there is a difference between syntax hiliting, i.e. coloring
> certain commands in certain ways, and hiliting a word or line, as you would
> do in any text processor. Gabi apparently is referring to the latter.
>
>
> HTH
> Martin
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Joao Ricardo F.
> Lima
> Sent: Mittwoch, 16. Juni 2010 23:18
> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Subject: Re: st: Highlighting text in the Stata do-file editor
>
> Gabi,
>
> from - help whatsnew10to11-
>
>  6.  The Do-file Editor under Windows is all new, too.  Syntax
> highlighting and code folding are provided.
>
> Only in Stata 11 that the sintax highlight, not in Stata 10.
>
> HTH,
>
> Joao Lima
>
> 2010/6/16 Gabi Huiber <ghuiber@gmail.com>:
>> I am having a strange problem with my home installation of Stata --
>> latest 10.1 MP on Windows 7 currently, but it was present on XP too.
>> It's that when I occasionally edit do-files in the built-in editor,
>> the text highlighting is off. For example, I cannot highlight
>> precisely either `path' or `file' in the line
>>
>> run `path'`file'
>>
>> Instead, the highlighted section expands, in seemingly arbitrary
>> fashion, to include either both words or errant apostrophes as in
>> `path'` or '`file'.
>>
>> This does not happen on the work setup -- Stata 11.0 MP on Windows 2008
> Server.
>>
>> I used to think it was a Windows XP quirk but it has persisted on
>> Windows 7 and it looks like it's peculiar to Stata: highlighting works
>> properly in both Notepad and Vim.
>>
>> Has anybody else seen this?
>>
>> Thank you,
>>
>> Gabi
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