[MonoDevelop] SharpDevelop Editor adapted to Gtk

David Makovský (Yakeen) yakeen at sannyas-on.net
Sun Apr 29 16:08:29 EDT 2007

Hi Nate,

this is more or less a big wish for MD to get it ported.
Make it public somewhere, I think more people will try to help
or at least test it and make advices.

David Makovský (Yakeen)

Nate Hancock píše v So 28. 04. 2007 v 08:09 -0700:
> Hey guys,
>      For the last few weeks I have been working on porting the
> SharpDevelop source editor to Gtk (mostly for my own gratification)
> and finally have a working version.  I used Gtk.DotNet so that none of
> the drawing functions had to be changed, but I think that it wouldn't
> be hard to adapt the drawing to Cairo and Pango.
>      What are your thoughts on moving to a different source-code
> editor. Some of the advantages would be 
>      1) It's written in C# -- no need for gtksourceview-sharp bindings
>      2) It supports features that gtksourceview doesn't -- code
> folding, etc.
> Disadvantages would be:
>      1) Seems like a major change to the project.
>      2) One more thing to debug, gtksourceview is handled by another
> team.
> and I am sure there are other arguments on both sides.  Anyway, what
> do you think? Should I continue to pursue this and try to work it into
> Monodevelop?
> Thanks for your input,
> Nate
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