~rabbits/left

Text editor, written in Tal
Improved parens parsing
Fixed issue with scroll-x
Added note on snarf

refs

master
browse  log 

clone

read-only
https://git.sr.ht/~rabbits/left
read/write
git@git.sr.ht:~rabbits/left

You can also use your local clone with git send-email.

#Left

A minimal text editor, written in Uxntal.

#Build

You must have the Uxn assembler and emulator.

uxnasm left.tal left.rom && uxnemu left.rom

#Snarf?

Left uses a .snarf file to handle copy/paste. You can write to this snarf file from the host computer like:

cat > .snarf

Paste your text, press enter and exit with ctrl+c.

#Controls

  • mouse1 - select
  • mouse2 - find
  • alt+mouse2 - find from top
  • ctrl+mouse2 - cut and find
  • backspace/delete - erase
  • escape - deselect
  • arrow - move
  • ctrl+arrow - jump
  • alt+arrow - hop
  • shift+arrow - scale selection
  • ctrl+h - toggle syntax highlight

#Generics

  • ctrl+n - new
  • ctrl+s - save
  • ctrl+r - rename
  • ctrl+o - open
  • ctrl+c - copy
  • ctrl+v - paste
  • ctrl+x - cut
  • ctrl+a - select all