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bug #50080: [Request] add a configure option to --disable-linter

Submitted by:  Benno Schulenberg <bens>
Submitted on:  Wed 18 Jan 2017 08:48:53 PM UTC  
 
Severity:  1 - Wish Status:  None
Assigned to:  None Open/Closed:  Open

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Tue 07 Mar 2017 11:41:48 PM UTC, comment #1:

i'm not sure a configure flag is the best route here. maybe we should keep ^T as the spell checker, and add new shortcuts for linting/formatting. i often want to run a spell checker on my source files (like comments), and getting a linter instead kind of sucks :).

Mike Frysinger <vapier>
Project Member
Wed 18 Jan 2017 08:48:53 PM UTC, original submission:

The linter is quite a block of code, and I can imagine that some people don't like it that ^T ever does anything else than spell checking. And currently only four syntaxes define a linter, so its out-of-the-box usefulness is very limited. (And in addition, the linter for shell scripts doesn't seem to do anything useful; the Python one maybe a little; and the other two I don't need because never use those languages at all.)

Furthermore, for some files, running a linter costs quite a bit of time, during which nano is blocked. It has happened several times that I have accidentally typed ^T on a C file (where I have a linter defined for testing purposes) and then had to wait several seconds for the lint checker to finish. :|

So... it would be nice to be able to disable that thing completely.

Benno Schulenberg <bens>
Project Administrator

 

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