TKProE is an ide for TK. The creator said with an editor like
notepad, you can save and close the editor file and it will update
the proc window in TKProE. Is there a trick to that someone here may
know of? I asked the question here because I'd like to use Geany for
this. Right now, I edit my changes and save them in Geany. Then I
shut down TKProE and start it up again and load my project to see
the updated changes.
From the user docs of TKProE...
This option specifies the
external editor that should be used for editing the application
This editor is run by
pressing the Edit button on the
TKproE procedures dialog
. The currently
selected procedure will be
opened using the external editor. The TKproE application itself
until the external editor
program is closed before TKproE will respond to any more user
the editor is closed, TKproE
will update the source code associated with the currently selected
Remember to save the file
before exiting the external editor. You should also remember to
button in TKproE in order
to save the modified procedure within TKproE.
External editors (e.g.,
Windows Write) that create a copy of themselves and then
to the calling application
will not work with this feature. (On the Windows operating system,
Notepad program will work
Any necessary command line
options should be included when setting the value of this option.
name of the temporary file
containing the procedure being edited will be substituted anywhere
word FILENAME is found in
the option value."
I will check tomorrow for any replies. I need to go to bed now and
sleep so I can go to work. I asked in one other forum but it is a
and not an editor guru forum. I will go mark that closed so there is
question at one forum.
thanks so much,