[TxMt] Snippet syntax: confused about mirroring

Allan Odgaard throw-away-1 at macromates.com
Mon Mar 19 18:01:01 UTC 2007

On 19. Mar 2007, at 18:28, Robin Houston wrote:

> If I write the following snippet:
>  ${3:x}${1:$TM_SELECTED_TEXT}$3$2
> activate it, then press tab twice so the first 'x' is selected, I  
> would
> expect what I type to be mirrored in the other 'x' too. Why isn't it?

The last tab stop acts as a termination point. So change it to:


Here we have added $0 as an explicit termination point (we could also  
have used $4, but $0 is better for the “semantic effect”).

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