It seems to me there is a third option that would be popular, along with, "No nothing," and, "New text document."
"New text document if not opening an existing file." The request comes from the fact that when opening an existing file, BBEdit opens that file AND creates a new text document if you have "New text document," selected. Alternately, you can can get the desired behavior when opening an existing file by selecting, "Do Nothing," but lose the ability to start with a new document when not opening an existing file. Ideally there would be a way to have the best of both setting and create a new text document if activating without passing an existing file to open, and to not create a new text document if in the process of opening an existing file. Thoughts? B -- This is the BBEdit Talk public discussion group. If you have a feature request or would like to report a problem, please email "supp...@barebones.com" rather than posting to the group. Follow @bbedit on Twitter: <http://www.twitter.com/bbedit> --- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "BBEdit Talk" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to bbedit+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/bbedit.