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Advice about writing a code editor!

Sam Wang
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Joined: Jul 17, 2001
Posts: 95
I want to start from a simple code editor.
It's func only include hightlight reserve word
etc.
For example,There's only a JTextArea,a Document in it,a DocumentListener...


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Frank Hale
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Joined: Mar 25, 2000
Posts: 230
The Jedit project makes available the package which implements an editor pane that will allow you to do syntax highlighting.
You could always look at the actual Jedit code but the package by itself makes for an easier read. =)
Have a look at:
www.jedit.org
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