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sigmund

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cursor-right gets stuck for SlickEdit 2018 beta 3
« on: September 05, 2018, 09:50:12 am »
Steps to reproduce:
1. Open workspace "C:\Program Files\SlickEdit Pro 23.0.0 Beta3\SampleProjects\DevStudio\2015\VS2015.sln"
2. Jump to line 83:    printf(...
3. Press right cursor (or run cursor-right) twice

Expected result: cursor gets moved to column 6.
Actual result: cursor gets stuck at column 5.

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SlickEdit Pro 2018 (v23.0.0.4 64-bit)

Serial number: FE38414_BETA
License type: Beta License
License expiration: 2018-10-10 02:00:00
License file: C:\ProgramData\slickedit\23\slickedit.lic

Build Date: August 29, 2018
Emulation: CUA

OS: Windows 10 x64
OS Version: 10.00.0 
Memory: 36% Load, 11809MB/32648MB Physical, 13866MB/37512MB Page File, 979MB/134217727MB Virtual
Shell Information: C:\tools\JPSoft\TCMD23\tcc.exe /LD /LH
Screen Size: 1920 x 1040, 1920 x 1080

Project Type: Microsoft Visual Studio Visual C++
Language: .h (C/C++)
Encoding: Automatic

Installation Directory: C:\Program Files\SlickEdit Pro 23.0.0 Beta3\ (non-removable drive,NTFS,169668MB free)
Configuration Directory: C:\Users\VikS\Documents\My SlickEdit Config\23.0.0\ (non-removable drive,NTFS,169668MB free)
Migrated from: C:\Users\VikS\Documents\My SlickEdit Config\22.0.2\
« Last Edit: September 05, 2018, 10:10:47 am by sigmund »

Clark

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Re: cursor-right gets stuck for SlickEdit 2018 beta 3
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2018, 04:03:18 am »
I haven’t been able to reproduce this. See if you can reproduce this with a default config (vs +new <new-directory>).

sigmund

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Re: cursor-right gets stuck for SlickEdit 2018 beta 3
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2018, 07:28:36 am »
It happens for "vs +new <new-directory>" as well, but only if the line starts with leading tab characters.  If the line starts with spaces, then all is fine.

When I run "vs +new <new-directory>", then SlickEdit starts up with my normal config.  Did you mean "vs +new -sc <new-directory>"?  If I do this, then I cannot reproduce the problem (regardless if the line starts with tabs or spaces).

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Re: cursor-right gets stuck for SlickEdit 2018 beta 3
« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2018, 01:02:05 pm »
I did mean -sc (oops -- my bad). Please post your user.cfg.xml. Looks like we need your options in order to reproduce this.

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Re: cursor-right gets stuck for SlickEdit 2018 beta 3
« Reply #4 on: September 06, 2018, 01:50:35 pm »
There is some sensitive information in that file that I would like to clean out first (aliases, color coding symbols etc).  Do you happen to know of a way to anonymize the content of that file?

If I copy user.cfg.xml to the new directory for "vs +new -sc <new-directory>", then I get the incorrect behavior, so it certainly seems to be something in this file that triggers it.

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Re: cursor-right gets stuck for SlickEdit 2018 beta 3
« Reply #5 on: September 06, 2018, 02:02:27 pm »
Nothing that does that yet but it would be handy. Single file project profiles can definitely be deleted (no source there but it does have path info). Other than that, there is path information scattered around which I don't need.

The most important profile settings I need are misc.options, misc.def_vars, and language.* profiles. It's probably an option in one of these profiles.

Another way to do this is to start with a clean config and start making changes which you use to determine which setting is doing this. If you did that, you would just tell us which setting causes this issue. If you made tons of configuration changes, this might be a pain.

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Re: cursor-right gets stuck for SlickEdit 2018 beta 3
« Reply #6 on: September 06, 2018, 02:13:30 pm »
It was quick enough to find the exact problematic setting:

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<options>
<misc.def_vars n="misc.def_vars" version="1">
<p n="def_emulate_leading_tabs" v="1"/>
</misc.def_vars>
</options>
« Last Edit: September 06, 2018, 02:36:16 pm by sigmund »

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Re: cursor-right gets stuck for SlickEdit 2018 beta 3
« Reply #7 on: September 06, 2018, 02:59:10 pm »
Thanks for finding that, reproduced it now.  Fixing it for next beta drop.