News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

PHP-GTK Community Site:
Using GtkSourceview to build a php editor with syntax highlighting
December 19, 2006 @ 08:34:00

There's a new tutorial posted on the PHP-GTK Community site today - a quick one showing how to use GtkSourceview to create a simple PHP editor with syntax highlighting.

This widget is nearly usable as a real php-gtk IDE. It extends GtkSourceView widget and internally manages both a text buffer and language object classes.

They provide the code, but not too much in the way of explanation for it. Thankfully, most of it is pretty straight-forward. There are a few things that the script has to manage to make the it work - a text buffer for the data, a viewer (window), and the syntax highlighting component. For the view, there are a few handy functions already built in so you won't have to create them - undos, the syntax highlighting, line numbering, markers, and bracket highlighting.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
gtksourceview editor syntax highlight undo marker bracket gtksourceview editor syntax highlight undo marker bracket


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

PHP-GTK Community Site: Anubis (a PHP-GTK RAD/IDE Tool)

PHPied.com: HiLiteMe.com updated

SitePoint PHP Blog: The Joy of Regular Expressions [3]

Maggie Nelson's Blog: Finally, pretty syntax highlighting for blog posts!

Stuart Herbert's Blog: PHPUnit Plugin For Sublime Text 2


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


tool series opinion release composer symfony security version community list language laravel artisanfiles introduction framework interview library voicesoftheelephpant conference podcast

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework