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Re: [StrongED] StrongED 4.70a10 available



In article <e92abbc355.fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx>, Fred Graute <fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx>
wrote:
> In message <a94ea0c355.fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx> Fred Graute <fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx>
>           wrote:

> > In message <55c3949481cvjazz@xxxxxxxxxxxx> Chris Newman
> >           <cvjazz@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > 
> > > In article <f5197daf55.fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx>, Fred Graute
> > >    <fjgraute@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > >
> > > > The tenth alpha release of StrongED 4.70 can found on the website:
> > > > http://www.stronged.iconbar.com/archives/releases/se470a10.zip
> > > 
> > > > This version brings some new features and some changes to existing
> > > > features. A number of them are marked WIP (Work In Progress) and
> > > > require more work before they become fully usable.
> > > 
> > > If I do a search using the List of Found window, in previous versions
> > > (eg 4.69f9 on my Virtual Acorn), if I click on a bit of highlighted
> > > textn in the list it's found, the cursor jumps to that place in the
> > > text I was searching. This no longer seems to happen.
> > 
> > That functionality is still there and it's working in 4.70a11, I'd have
> > to check 4.70a10 but I'm sure it worked there too as I use LoF a lot and
> > would notice anything going wrong very quickly.
> > 
> > > Have I inadvertantly changed something or is this a glitch in 4.70a10?
> > 
> > There is a change in 4.70a10 that affects where the cursor is placed when
> > it jumps to another location. Perhaps this is catching you out, check
> > carefully if the cursor really stays in the same position.

> Had a look at 4.70a10 which worked fine. Next I removed the sections in
> BaseMode that control cursor placement and the cursor didn't move when
> clicking in a LoF so that seems to be the issue.

> To make sure load your BaseMode [1] and check if it contains the following
> sections:

>   CaretPlacement BackwardGoto Origin      Top Offset      -5 Force      
>   Off End
>   
>   CaretPlacement ForwardGoto Origin      Centre Offset      -5 Force      
>   Off End

> If not, then add them and save the ModeFile. After that clicking in a LoF
> should move the cursor again. It seems this was left out of the 4.70a10
> announcement.

> [1] Iconbar menu -> Open config -> BaseMode ModeFile or Ctrl-Adjust click
>     on iconbar icon
 Did a search for "placement" & "offset" & they were not found so presumably
the relevant sections are missing.
I'll add them 
Does it matter where they go in the file?

-- 
Chris

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