[TxMt] Re: Possible to change tab title by changing environment variable?

Allan Odgaard mailinglist at textmate.org
Sun Aug 7 14:33:11 UTC 2016

On 6 Aug 2016, at 19:20, M. wrote:

> Ideally, I'd *cut down* the file name via some regex, say, stripping
> the file ending, and generally, only displaying the last n characters
> of the name, so that all tabs would have the same width (and I can
> have more of them open without the tab bar overflowing).

This does sound more like something that needs to be a “native” 
feature rather than something you can achieve by setting the tab title 
for your documents.

Currently the tab widths have a minimum width of 120 pixels set here: 

It would be easy to read this from user defaults instead, though you may 
also need preferences as to how to truncate a title. Currently it’s 
truncating the middle part.

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