On 10/4/07, Lynn Hales <-> wrote:
> Sorry to bring this up here, but I know that one or two you folks are
> using UltraEdit as a text editor. I am getting into it, and I have some
> questions about it.
> So if anyone can help, drop me an email off line (let's not clutter up the
> Adepters board anymore than we [I?] have to).
I know I am always interested in text editors. I think, from past
conversations, so are many other subscribers. The simplest explanation is
that some (distinctly non-author-ly) changes to our XML and SGML files take
one 10 second text editor trick that just can't be replicated in a validated
Yes, I know Editor has a text-mode. But I have 10+ years of Textpad
knowledge buried in my fingers. I have little interest in finding a new text
editor or learning how to use Editor that way ... unless I have to ... which
brings us to the last text editor conversation that I think I may have
started ... Textpad doesn't support unicode. I have a very short list of
files that force into Notepad or Editor's text mode. So far, I haven't
enough of a need to replace Textpad ... but I enjoy reading about why other
people, especially in our crowd, are looking a new text editor.
So ... at a minimum, I'd like to hear a summary *if and when* you have time,
Lynn, of why you're looking at UE or other text editors and what you have