[Pharo-project] [Moose-dev] Re: Highlight problem with glamour

Henrik Sperre Johansen henrik.s.johansen at veloxit.no
Thu May 12 17:56:05 CEST 2011

On 12.05.2011 16:42, Tudor Girba wrote:
> Hi Henrik,
> On 12 May 2011, at 16:30, Henrik Sperre Johansen wrote:
>> On 12.05.2011 16:10, Tudor Girba wrote:
>>> Thanks, Fabrizio.
>>> I noticed a similar problem with highlighting Java code, but I thought it was related to the grammar.
>>> I CC-ed the Pharo mailing list.
>>> Anyone knows why it would be a problem to highlight text with more than 4096 characters in a TextMorph?
>>> Cheers,
>>> Doru
>> Doru, I have NO idea what Morph GLMTabulator uses to display text, nor any desire of spending time trying to (maybe even succesfully) load Glamour.
>> When posting snippets like that to the Core dev list, at least, PLEASE, either include a doit to load the components needed to reproduce the provided case, or reduce it to something which can be reproduced in core.
>> | string |
>>             string := ''.1 to: 1000 do: [:i | string := string, 'jjjjj j j j j j jjj j'].
>>             ((string asText addAttribute: TextColor red), ('jjjjj j j j j j jjj j' asText)) asMorph openInWorld
>> Works just fine, for example.
> The question had nothing to do with Glamour, but I am sorry if the form of the mail made you waste your time.
No problem, it was my decision to waste it.
Was meant more as a general comment to inquieries like this, and why 
they often go unanswered.

And in a way, I guess it did help a little bit, in the sense of clearing 
TextMorph of involvement :)

Good to see it had already been solved!


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