XP rich text cut-n-paste

Chris Mellon arkanes at gmail.com
Sun Mar 5 03:52:36 CET 2006

On 4 Mar 2006 11:39:11 -0800, Paddy <paddy3118 at netscape.net> wrote:
> Hi,
> Is their a colourized editor/shell that allows you to cut and paste the
> colourized text?
> Idle, SPE, Eclipse, and pythonwin all seem to nicely colourize both
> command line input as well as editor windows but when I cut and paste
> (in this case, into OpenOffice Writer), even the paste-special menu
> just allows the pasting of un-adorned text.
> i have a work-around: gvim coourizes and allows export as html, but it
> is long-winded.

The SciTe editor has a "Copy as RTF" function. It uses the same editor
control as SPE (but not idle, eclipse, or pythonwin), so you might ask
for it as a feature request in SPE.

> Thanks in advance, Paddy.
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