[TxMt] "Find in Project..." problem with special characters & regular expressions
allan at macromates.com
Wed Feb 9 19:19:04 UTC 2005
On Feb 8, 2005, at 22:38, Bryce Thornton wrote:
> I have a project with ~100 files in it. About 75 of those contain the
> variable $ROOT_DIR. When I do a "Find in Project..." and search for
> $ROOT_DIR I get three results back. I really can't figure out what is
> special about the three that are returned. Is the "$" causing a
I don't have any idea to what have gone wrong here. It could be that
the files that contain $ROOT_DIR are not considered text files by
TextMate, and so, the Find in Project skips these!?!
> [...] My system became unresponsive. TextMate eventually bombed.
> I opened TextMate again and repeated the search. Same results.
> Should there be error checking on the regular expression before it is
> executed to prevent things like this?
Yes, there should, and it's unfortunate that I haven't gotten around to
adding this yet, my apologies for the troubles it is causing! :/
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