[TxMt] Re: Plugin: show popup at certain position

Jacob Carlborg doob at me.com
Mon Mar 28 13:26:21 UTC 2016

On 2016-03-28 13:25, Fabian Zeindl wrote:

> Oh, and which problems does it have or why do you have to change implementation strategy?

The current implementation renders the overlay using the Core Text 
primitives (I think) directly in the text view. A better approach would 
be to render an NSView on top the text view instead. You can see the 
comment by Allan in the pull request [1] where he suggests to use an 
NSView instead.

[1] https://github.com/textmate/textmate/pull/1297#issuecomment-134349974

/Jacob Carlborg

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