[Zope] External Editor
Fri, 7 Mar 2003 09:37:29 -0500
You might try:
editor =3D c:\path\to\vim -f
editor =3D c:\path\to\vim /f
Not sure how it parses switches on Windows.
It doesn't do this on my windoze box though, it launches gvim just fine w=
no options. I really can't explain notepad either. That never detaches un=
they changed it significantly on XP, hehe. AFAIK notepad hasn't been tou=
It might mean something different is wrong, although I can't say what.=20
On Thursday 06 March 2003 03:20 pm, Michael Long wrote:
> Thanks for the reply. I am baffled because I have the same setup. If I
> use notepad.exe instead of gvim.exe I also get the same message. It mus=
> be a configuration issue specific to my machine. Does anyone else have
> any ideas?
> > Michael wrote on Thursday, March 6, 2003, 1:18:44 PM:
> > > Does anyone have any hints on how to "configure the editor"?
> > I'm using ExternalEditor with gvim on XP Pro, as you are. I did no
> > special configuration (that I can recall) beyond the simple:
> > editor =3D h:\vim\gvim.exe
> > in the ZopeEdit.ini
> > Works great. I don't experience any "connection lost" problems. So
> > this message is not much help, except to say i don't think that
> > snippet you quoted from the ZopeEditor site applies here.
> > --=20
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