It is possible to change the color and text formatting of some words of a text inside a JTextArea?
I made a little editor with that component, and that's the only thing I couldn't do yet.
I tried to change that class to inherit from JEditor pane, where I can colorize wathever I want with HTML. BUT, I wasn't able to get the funcionality that JTextArea provided: TabSize and RowHeaders that can show the line number (I wasn't able to retrieve the correct line height using html text... and I even had some trouble concerning caret positioning).
I tried to make a hack with the Highlighter class, but even changing the original source code from sun, I wasn't able to make some pieces of text appear with another color. In fact, they appear with the correct color, but behind the text.
Okay, I tried everything I could think of. Can someone give me a hand with that issue? That little thing caused enough pain.
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