[TxMt] Re: detect language (german, english)

Hans-Jörg Bibiko bibiko at eva.mpg.de
Mon Nov 16 16:42:42 UTC 2009

On 16.11.2009, at 17:34, Niels Kobschaetzki wrote:
> On 16.11.2009, at 17:11, Hans-Jörg Bibiko <bibiko at eva.mpg.de> wrote:
>> On 16.11.2009, at 16:26, enas wrote:
>>> OK I somehow managed to apply the workaround. I had to set the  
>>> global preference (from the preference pane) to English, and then  
>>> restart TextMate. Now I finally got rid of the red underline!
>> Hmm, I could be wrong, but I actually thought that this is meant by  
>> "Automatic by Language", ie an App spell checks a doc due to the set  
>> OS env language.
>> Because I do not think that the Mac OX parses each word/line/ 
>> sentence in order to guess what language is currently used.
> 10.6 does but iirc then TM doesn't use a standard Cocoa-text view but  
> an own one and therefore that feature might not work
>> The only thing which I couldn't find in SL is the option "Multi- 
>> Language" which I often used.
> You do not need that anymore because SL tries to detect the language  
> per paragraph

Ha. You're right. Just tried it out in TextEdit. SL switches the language automatically due to what I'm writing.
But then TM doesn't do that automatically. This should be implemented as Plug-in I think ;)


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