different string representation (buffer gap)
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Wed Feb 4 17:54:35 CET 2004
Josiah Carlson <jcarlson at nospam.uci.edu> wrote in message news:<bvppt5$81a$1 at news.service.uci.edu>...
> My advice: find some pre-existing editor component and adapt it to suit
> your needs. Writing an editor component, whether it be for a GUI or
> console, is a pain in the ass.
:-) It might be a pain in the ass, but it sounds like the most
edifying (and probably the most fun) part of the process to me.
Reading up on what's involved, getting a basic editor put together
sounds actually quite easy. A few tens of hours of work, maybe.
Making the editor feature-rich, extending it in a substantial way,
well doesn't sound hard just work-intensive.
Thanks for the pointers though...
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