Re: Ponies

2008-08-29 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 1:39 PM, E David Miller [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm guessing, as I don't have the new version yet, and I'm not in the development group. But a search for 'ponies software mac os x' pulls up Circus Ponies' 'NoteBook'. So, my guess would be either a way to open those

Re: BBedit vs. textmate

2008-11-09 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sun, Nov 9, 2008 at 8:23 AM, Jim Correia [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Nov 8, 2008, at 11:04 PM, Lee Hinde wrote: Command-/ comments text and TextMate is smart enough to figure out what kind of comment I need. Even if I'm in an html doc and I'm commenting some in-line javascript or css, TM

Re: extra being inserted with autocomplete

2008-11-14 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Fri, Nov 14, 2008 at 8:18 PM, kongjie [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: If I autocomplete p or div etc. etc. I'm getting an extra at the beginning of the expression. This has to be something simple. I thought maybe TextExpander was interfering with BBEdit's completion but that's not it. Hurry up

Re: New File when editing and renaming...

2008-12-13 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sat, Dec 13, 2008 at 9:14 AM, wrote: IIRC, BBEdit 8 used to allow me to create a new file when editing an existing file off of an FTP site. So the procedure used to be, 1. Edit an existing file 2. File | Save As new filename 3. The new file was saved

Re: [ANN] LottoCal 1.0

2009-04-01 Thread Kerri Hicks
There's an interview process for that... --Kerri On Apr 1, 2009 12:54 PM, dg wrote: LottoCal You’re gonna be rich! Oh, rich as in wealth, bummer. I was excited at first thinking I could be Rich Siegel. On Apr 1, 2009, at 8:54 AM, Rich Siegel wrote: Hi all, We have a

Re: How do I preview my document in my web browser?

2009-06-21 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sun, Jun 21, 2009 at 12:01 PM, Kyle wrote: Where do I find and implement this in the menu? I think what you're looking for is at the bottom of the 'Markup' menu. Most things having to do with HTML are. --Kerri --~--~-~--~~~---~--~~

Re: Big files

2009-10-07 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Wed, Oct 7, 2009 at 3:25 AM, rdp wrote: I just tried to open a 768MB sql dump file and bbedit gives me a error message -116 (Size Check failed). Size shouldn't be a problem nowadays with Snow Leopard and more than 4 GB of RAM... Does somebody else have similar

Re: Page guide distracts me, how do I turn it off?

2009-10-14 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 6:19 PM, Dae wrote: Hi, I'd like to disable/hide the page guide forever. How do I do it? View - Text Display - Hide Page Guide and then doing Window - Save Default Window doesn't work for the new windows. That only does it for the particular

Re: insta-project, temporary project: save as bbprojectd ?

2009-12-01 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 10:07 AM, hkrems wrote: big kotau and thank you for this workaround: ... thanx a lot. I assume you were being sarcastic, and you're not really happy with your current workaround. :-) (If I'm wrong, please forgive me.) Perhaps this workflow

Re: a better auto completion? :)

2009-12-01 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 3:11 AM, stratboy wrote: I used bbedit for 10 years, since mac os 8.5... I'm an experieced xhtml / javascript / actionscript programmer and a web designer. I know what I say. I haven't been using BBEdit that long, but I've been hand-coding for

Re: BBedit vs. Adobe Dreamweaver

2010-01-09 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sat, Jan 9, 2010 at 3:45 PM, Eugene Kudryavtsev wrote: I would like to ask another question: how can you convert an html to xhtml following this two important points: 1) tags lower case 2) close all tags Try using Markup - Tidy - Convert to XHTML --Kerri -- You

Re: Fix Implicitly Closed Tags script needeed for XHTML

2010-03-22 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 10:00 AM, RobS wrote: pFirst linebr / another linebr / another linebr / another linebr / last line./p That's what I always start with. Then I add some spans manually... pFirst linebr / another linebr / span class=ind2another linebr /

Re: Defaulting to behavior of prior version?

2010-04-28 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 5:46 PM, Greg Raven wrote: In BBEdit 9.5, the documentation reads: The ponies' saronite shoes have been reinforced with titanium, and have a buff applied which increases both ground and flight speed by 30%. Is there a command to

Re: HTML 5 and CSS 3

2010-07-16 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Fri, Jul 16, 2010 at 11:22 AM, stratboy wrote: I think it's quite difficult, I don't wanna study to have such a thing. And no tutorial, no screencast.. Here is the official Clippings tutorial! You can create a clipping by typing or pasting any desired text, or text and

Re: Saved window state frustration

2010-08-13 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 10:15 AM, Brian Frick wrote: At one point, there was a setting to save (or not save) window state.  In BBE9, it has been moved, removed, changed, or something to the point where I cannot find the setting. Can anyone direct me to the

Re: BUG: FTP File Browser

2010-10-27 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 1:05 PM, DJ N-4ceR wrote: Yes, in the FTP browser. No matter what I am doing, I can not get it working. I've also checked the Preferences - FTP-Settings Did you send an email to They'll be able to tell you if it's a

Re: i vs em and b vs strong

2010-11-08 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Mon, Nov 8, 2010 at 12:16 AM, LuKreme wrote: i and b should not be used. Right. Unless you need text that is italic or bold. user hat=typographer pedant I sometimes need to display type that is in italics, for the sake of being italic, and not because it contains any

Re: syntax highlighting in javascript within html

2010-12-04 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Nov 28, 8:07 pm, Daigo wrote: Hi Keith Thanks for your prompt response. After trying for a while, I am still unable to fix the problem. What is PL syntax? Is it a config file that I have to edit? Or some setting within Preference of BBEdit? I couldn't find

Re: BBEdit 9.6.3 (2885) pre-release

2010-12-23 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Thu, Dec 23, 2010 at 1:48 PM, Robert A. Rosenberg wrote: Probably a Dyslexic attempt to spell RAPID (and missing the P) or a spell checker correcting a mistyped word. Nah, I think Aaron was right on. :-) --Kerri -- You received this message because you are subscribed to

Re: Now that Lion is officially here

2011-07-20 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Jul 20, 7:12 pm, Rich Siegel wrote: On Wednesday, July 20, 2011, Chris wrote: Or, rather than Apple making a special case for you, you could make BBEdit a full 64-bit Cocoa app? Uh, sure, I'll just crap that out between breakfast and my 10am

Re: Custom color schemes

2011-07-21 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Wednesday, July 20, 2011 1:55:59 PM UTC-4, saeedis wrote: Yes, but if you can phrase an issue in 140 or less characters, you're winning! ;-) But if they can *answer* in 140 characters or fewer, that's flawless victory. ;-) --k -- You received this message because you are

Re: things about 10 that are driving me batty... help?

2011-07-29 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Jul 30, 1:50 am, blinde wrote: it now takes twice as many clicks as it used to to add attributes to images tags If you always use height and width attributes on your images (I prefer using CSS, rather than height and width attributes, but whatever you prefer), you

Re: Newbie questions

2011-08-19 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Aug 19, 11:52 am, Alex Popescu wrote: Hi all, I'm a newbie to BBEdit and after spending sometime through the menus and (the scarce) documentation I still have a couple of questions I couldn't answer: There's a big BBEdit Help help book, and also a hefty 378 page

Re: Edit both start and closing HTML tags at once?

2011-08-22 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Aug 22, 1:04 pm, Tudor wrote: Hi, I am new to BBedit, testing the demo version currently. I was wondering if it's possible to edit both start and closing HTML tags at once, for example transforming something like p class=fooLorem ipsum/p into div class=fooLorem

Re: image width/height markup missing after image button from HTML Tools palette. (?)

2011-09-04 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 4, 10:49 am, Govinda wrote: I just upgraded to BBedit 10 You just click the image button in the HTML Tools palette.. navigate to the the image.. and hit enter and it apparently is supposed

Re: image width/height markup missing after image button from HTML Tools palette. (?)

2011-09-05 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 5, 11:33 am, blinde wrote: can you please articulate why one might prefer using inline styling for image height and width, rather than old school height and width attritbutes? For most modern doctypes, standard width and height attributes should only contain the

Re: Purchased BBedit 10.0.1 in App Store and it crashes on launch.

2011-09-05 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 5, 6:16 pm, Steve Dorsey wrote: It dies on launch - no warning. Almost instant. Is this happening to anyone else? I have a fairly new install of 10.7.1 with lots of RAM and drive space. The rest fo the system is rock solid. You should write to

Re: Script to Save to SFTP Server

2011-09-07 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 7, 6:57 pm, Kyle Katarn wrote: I am trying to come up with a script to save my local file to a remote server without having to type the password in each time. Does File - Save to FTP/SFTP Server do what you want? If the password is stored in the System Keychain, you

Re: where's my mailto:?

2011-09-07 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 7, 6:07 pm, Margaret Martin wrote: Am I missing something, or did version 10 remove the auto-formatting for the HTML tag mailto:? I loved being able to highlight an email address in the code and with two clicks add the properly formatted mailto: link. I

Re: My Disappoints in BBEdit 10

2011-09-10 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 10, 12:51 pm, Lisa Spangenberg wrote: One of the most basic, and primitive ideas of UI, is that the user's physical effort measured in clicks, mouse/trackpad/pointing device motions, and key strokes should be minimized. BBEdit 10 increases them. Hi Lisa, I

Re: Paging up down and currently selected line

2011-09-11 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 11, 2:13 pm, Robert M. Münch wrote: Sorry, I meant CMD+C... to copy the actual line without marking it first. I don't know if it's helpful, but I also contributed a couple of related scripts that work similarly (select the whole line that you're on automatically

Re: Balance Commands?

2011-09-22 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 22, 7:46 am, RobS wrote: On Wednesday, 21 September 2011 23:48:20 UTC-3, wrote: Works as described on a new BBEdit document but not on an anonymous html document. I've been using BBE so long I can't find any non-BBE files to try it on. But

Re: possible to set upper case tags as the default?

2011-09-30 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sep 30, 8:36 am, Brian Frick wrote: As of HTML 4 (1999), the W3C (the group that dictates HTML standards) recommended lowercase tags; HTML5 and XHTML require lowercase tags to validate. There's nothing stopping you from using uppercase tags in HTML, but if

Re: BBEdit 10.1

2011-10-12 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Oct 12, 5:03 am, stratboy wrote: Still lot of lacks in html panels, compared with v9. Curious about what is missing, other than dialog boxes...? --Kerri -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the BBEdit Talk discussion group on Google Groups. To

Re: Anyone have a copy of Version 9?

2013-08-02 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Saturday, July 13, 2013 8:55:11 AM UTC-4, wrote: Thanks so much! Oh, and 3. Document not saved black diamond icon missing geesh. The dirty-document diamond was replaced with the more literal dirty-document icon, where the document icon looks grey if there are

Re: BBedit's Creaky Use of Finder For Doc/File/Project Management

2015-02-07 Thread Kerri Hicks
Does file/document management have to be done within BBEdit? There are quite a few file management tools for the Mac that will do all that kind of file management for you, and since you have choice, you can find whatever tool does it the best for your working style. --Kerri It's a floor wax and

Re: Getting into BBEdit

2015-03-24 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Tue, Mar 24, 2015 at 1:10 PM, Ben Klebe wrote: I'm a student, freelance technology writer, and functional programming enthusiast myself. In particular I found it sort of weird that there isn't an official plugin repository It's at

Re: Getting into BBEdit

2015-03-24 Thread Kerri Hicks
, and functional programming enthusiast. On Monday, March 23, 2015 at 10:30:00 PM UTC-4, Kerri Hicks wrote: On Mon, Mar 23, 2015 at 10:09 PM, Ben Klebe wrote: Should I start reading the user manual? Yes. What would make you more productive? What do you produce? --Kerri

Re: Getting into BBEdit

2015-03-23 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Mon, Mar 23, 2015 at 10:09 PM, Ben Klebe wrote: Should I start reading the user manual? Yes. What would make you more productive? What do you produce? --Kerri -- This is the BBEdit Talk public discussion group. If you have a feature request or would like to report a

Re: Git problem?

2015-05-03 Thread Kerri Hicks
Best suggestion is to write to --Kerri On Sat, May 2, 2015 at 10:27 PM, Ben Klebe wrote: Hi, I'm trying to use BBEdit's new git integration and I'm finding it to be a bit difficult to work with. I read the manual section on it and it doesn't seemed

Re: BUG! Composing indigenous literacy books... Please help me make a textfactory that'll help new readers!

2015-05-06 Thread Kerri Hicks
Any time something's not working as you expect, you should write to They actually write back. (And in this case I'd include a sample data file and your Text Factory.) --Kerri On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 9:29 PM, Christopher Jones wrote: Hey all! Thanks

Re: How to get PHP code completion up and running

2015-06-29 Thread Kerri Hicks
I guess it depends on what you mean by code completion...but if you create a new PHP document (or open an existing one), BBEdit should make completion recommendations based on the chosen language. Is text completion working in any type of document (e.g. does HTML completion work)? The fine manual

Re: Regex Question

2015-08-22 Thread Kerri Hicks
I'm not sure I understand your use case fully, but if I do, you can just grep search ^- (.*?)\r and replace with \1, Hope this helps, --Kerri On Sat, Aug 22, 2015 at 1:56 PM, 'Holger B' via BBEdit Talk wrote: Hi, I know there's some very talented regex people on

Re: Edit all selected (?)

2015-12-07 Thread Kerri Hicks
While a little more involved than I think you're asking for, this has helped me a lot: Make sure Soft Wrap is off. --Kerri On Mon, Dec 7, 2015 at 12:44 AM, Jon B. wrote: > It certainly certainly be nice if Bare Bones added this

Re: generic xml support ?

2015-12-19 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sat, Dec 19, 2015 at 7:55 AM, Jean-Christophe Helary <> wrote: > I was editing a tmx file and tried to "balance" tags, just to see if that > would work and it failed. > Did you change the file type in BBEdit to XML? Balance tags should work if your XML is

Re: generic xml support ?

2015-12-19 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Sat, Dec 19, 2015 at 6:38 PM, Jean-Christophe Helary <> wrote: > > On Dec 20, 2015, at 02:08, Kerri Hicks <> wrote: > > On Sat, Dec 19, 2015 at 7:55 AM, Jean-Christophe Helary < > jean.christophe.hel...@gmail.

Re: big files - saving and closing unmodified files takes forever

2016-03-09 Thread Kerri Hicks
Hi Armin, If you never want BBEdit to reopen files on launch, go to the Application section of BBEdit's Preferences, and uncheck "Reopen documents that were open at last quit". If you just want to restart it without reopening documents this one time, hold down cmd-ctrl-shift while launching

Re: Problem with "Multi-File Search" results

2016-04-07 Thread Kerri Hicks
Have you tried sending an email to If there's a setting, they'll know. If there's not, you can make a feature request. They actually answer emails. It's kind of remarkable. :-) --Kerri On Thu, Apr 7, 2016 at 12:51 PM, Michelle wrote: > Anyone? > > --

Re: Increase numer of "recently used" files?

2016-04-28 Thread Kerri Hicks
What version of BBEdit are you using? The notes you link to are for BBEdit 9.2. I'm using 11.5.2, so if you're still on 9, I don't know if this is relevant to your current version, BBEdit 11, if you go to Help -> BBEdit Help -> Expert Preferences, and look at the 5th bullet under Windows

Re: How does one preview anything?

2016-04-28 Thread Kerri Hicks
You can preview HTML and Markdown in BBEdit's own WebKit viewer by using Markup -> Preview in BBEdit. --Kerri On Thu, Apr 28, 2016 at 8:13 PM, Richard Cook wrote: > The 'preview command' is referenced a lot but I cannot find said command. > > How is this done? > > R > > --

Re: Reload from disk should work in ftp/sftp mode also, and a shortcut would be appreciated

2016-05-13 Thread Kerri Hicks
To take advantage of these features, I use an SSHFS connection tool (there are a few, including MacFuse and ExpanDrive ). With that, you mount your remote server as though it were a drive connected to your Mac. When you do that, I believe

Re: as a text filter

2016-04-19 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Mon, Apr 18, 2016 at 1:27 PM, Sam Hathaway wrote: > from works fine > for me in BBEdit 11.5.1 on MacOS 10.10.5. I clicked “Download ZIP” on the > GitHub page, unzipped the download, and dragged the resulting

Re: Swift support

2016-05-07 Thread Kerri Hicks
There's one linked from --Kerri On Sat, May 7, 2016 at 3:08 PM, Robert wrote: > Is there a Swift package out there somewhere? > > Thx, > > Bob > > -- > This is the BBEdit Talk public discussion

Re: Two windows for the same project

2016-07-29 Thread Kerri Hicks
Another idea to consider: Use the Markup -> Preview in BBEdit feature to view the (rendered! pretty!) Markdown document in the Preview window, while working on code in a different window, while keeping all the files within the same project. I do that regularly. --Kerri On Fri, Jul 29, 2016 at

Re: Grep RegEx help

2017-01-27 Thread Kerri Hicks
Can you say a little bit more about what you mean by make them "standard"? For example, what would you change, and what would you change it to? --Kerri On Fri, Jan 27, 2017 at 5:40 PM, Neal Pozner wrote: > I have some XML that looks like as follows. > > Essentially, each

Re: Speeding up multi-file search

2017-04-15 Thread Kerri Hicks
On Fri, Apr 14, 2017 at 7:06 PM, Ted Toal wrote: > I use multi-file search quite a bit, usually to search files of a > particular type, say *.R. I use a *.R filter, but the search is extremely > slow (I have projects located on mounted remote drives, and the project >

Re: extend auto complete

2017-07-05 Thread Kerri Hicks
Universal ctags lets you point its parser at your code (in this case, the framework files), and creates a tag file that you can then use in BBEdit for completion. How to use ctags with BBEdit: Chapter 14 of the PDF "User Manual" under the Help menu in BBEdit. Where to find Universal Ctags:

Re: Language Server Protocol

2017-06-28 Thread Kerri Hicks
Correct me if I'm wrong, but doesn't LSP require that you are, essentially, sharing your code with the remote server, as you type it/edit it? That is, the remote server knows what keystrokes you're hitting when (so that it can provide you service and advice), and those are transmitted over the

Re: changing HTML elements in certain unordered lists

2017-07-30 Thread Kerri Hicks
You *can* write a regex to change this, but I'm curious, why not just address it in the CSS, without any changes to the HTML? If you want to apply some styles to every that's inside a , but not li elements in other ul elements, you can target them in the CSS -- say you want a bottom border on

Re: BBEdit 12 major "thrust"/purpose and other grand ideas or concepts

2017-09-07 Thread Kerri Hicks
Does this imply that your enemies don't also have lamenting men? Because I know a guy. ;-) --k On Thu, Sep 7, 2017 at 11:35 AM, Rich Siegel wrote: > On Thursday, September 7, 2017, bobembry wrote: > > > What are the major ideas that BBEdit 12

Re: Disable auto complete

2017-11-29 Thread Kerri Hicks
I created a clipping for '. All that's in the clipping file is '. I assigned it a keystroke (control-'). That inserts a single quotation mark, without inserting the matching close single quote. Actually, I created a whole set, including ', ", (, {, and < They're in a zip file at

Re: How remove empty tags?

2017-11-02 Thread Kerri Hicks
Find (using grep): (.*?) Replace: \1 On Thu, Nov 2, 2017 at 2:41 PM, Mario Burga wrote: > *TAG EMPTY: * > > *TAG NO EMPTY: * > > > El jueves, 2 de noviembre de 2017, 13:36:55 (UTC-5), Marc Simpson escribió: >> >> How are these tags empty? The first span contains

Re: Deleting a named div

2017-10-29 Thread Kerri Hicks
Do you truly need to *delete* it, or do you just want to make it unavailable to the screen/screen reader? If the latter, you could use the :last-child pseudo class in CSS, and set it to display : none. --Kerri On Oct 28, 2017 12:07

Re: Command-Backspace for spaces between word?

2017-10-25 Thread Kerri Hicks
Can you explain in a bit more detail the issue that's annoying you? --Kerri On Wed, Oct 25, 2017 at 3:26 PM, KerbyLane wrote: > Ug. Why is this still an issue? So annoying. I can't find any other app > that works like this. > >

Re: Another Newbie GREP help request...

2018-05-15 Thread Kerri Hicks
A slight modification to Holger's answer above -- from [A-Z] works. Be sure to tick the "Case sensitive" box at the top of the dialog. [image: Screen Shot 2018-05-15 at 8.52.20 AM.png] --Kerri ​ On Tue, May 15, 2018 at 8:33 AM 'Holger Bartel' via BBEdit Talk <> wrote:

Re: Find and Replace help please

2018-05-18 Thread Kerri Hicks
;&& > Line or Lines to be KEPT > ### > Line or Lines to be DELETED > &&& > Line or Lines to be KEPT > ### > etc. > > Grateful for your help > > On Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 12:51:20 PM UTC-7, Kerri Hicks wrote: >> >> Use the Fin

Re: Find and Replace help please

2018-05-02 Thread Kerri Hicks
Use the Find dialog and turn on the "Grep" switch... 1) I have questions about this one. Are the lines to be kept and the lines to be deleted always alternating? (e.g. there's always one to be kept, always followed by one and only one to be deleted?) If not, I'd probably do this one in two steps

Re: Feature request :)

2018-04-29 Thread Kerri Hicks
Try using "Compare" from the right-click menu. --Kerri On Sun, Apr 29, 2018, 3:46 AM Jean-Christophe Helary <> wrote: > I was selecting 2 files in the navigation bar earlier today and naively > right-clicked on them expecting to find a "Find differences" menu

Re: Help: How to Find and Replace Tags

2018-01-11 Thread Kerri Hicks
You're missing the parenthesis around the contents of the element. You have to make it a capture group, so that you can reuse it. I think this will do what you want it to. --Kerri​ On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 4:54 PM, bcross wrote: > I want to find all instances

Re: Wildcard on search/replace

2018-01-30 Thread Kerri Hicks
Well, it depends on what you want to do to those elements. But here's an example (and note the "grep" box is checked at the bottom). This will take the string this is what the number 5 looks like and will return this is what the number looks like Does that help at all? More info

Re: Tidy

2018-02-12 Thread Kerri Hicks
Which features of Tidy did you find the most helpful? There are quite a few native features in BBEdit that replicate some of the functionality of Tidy. I used to use Tidy religiously, but have found that the baked-in BBEdit features do most of what I need. --Kerri On Sun, Feb 11, 2018 at 10:39

Re: Tidy

2018-02-13 Thread Kerri Hicks
Would Markup -> Utilities -> Format do what you need? --Kerri On Mon, Feb 12, 2018 at 3:09 PM, Tom Robinson <> wrote: > I use it for making XML documents readable when coding/debugging. > > > > On 2018-02-13, at 03:45, Kerri Hicks &l

Re: Checkmark denoting current doc prevents knowing if the doc is dirty

2018-08-01 Thread Kerri Hicks
I'm using 12.2. I have a dot in the dropdown on all dirty documents (including the active document). When the active document is not dirty, I have a checkmark on the active document, and nothing on any other documents. --Kerri On Wed, Aug 1, 2018 at 1:28 PM Barbara Snyder wrote: > Interesting.