[TxMt] Quickie HTML named anchors
Ethan H. Darling
ethan at grokcodile.com
Wed Jul 11 13:33:40 UTC 2007
Thanks for the contribution. Your command really came in handy this
AM as I was index/anchoring a rather lengthy "job postings" page.
(If there is something that already does this in TextMate I haven't
seen it either.)
On Jul 11, 2007, at 8:08 AM, Brett Terpstra wrote:
> I had to whip this up this morning for a site that had a ton of
> named anchor tags. There may have been something previously but I
> missed it. If you highlight the text to link and hit CTRL-SHIFT-A,
> it will give you a dialog with a suggested name for the anchor.
> Confirming the dialog after any necessary modifications will create
> the href link to the anchor and copy the name of the anchor to the
> clipboard. Then you place the cursor or highlight the text to
> become the anchor and hit CTRL-SHIFT-A again. It will create the
> anchor from the clipboard. This makes for rapid index development.
> The only drawback is that my current system of using the same
> keyboard shortcut twice means if you hit undo after pasting the
> anchor you lose the clipboard and have to start that anchor over
> from the beginning. It may be wise to separate the two functions,
> but I didn't want to take up more shortcuts than necessary ;).
> <Create Anchor.tmCommand>
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