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Ticket UUID: 3469780
Title: Additional options for text widget tags
Type: Patch Version: None
Submitter: fvogel Created on: 2012-01-05 12:32:30
Subsystem: 18. [text] Assigned To: fvogel
Priority: 5 Medium Severity: Minor
Status: Closed Last Modified: 2016-03-20 08:28:43
Resolution: Fixed Closed By: fvogel
    Closed on: 2016-03-20 08:28:43
Description:
Proposals for implementation of  Tk Feature Request #1759972

https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&aid=1759972&group_id=12997&atid=362997
User Comments: fvogel added on 2016-03-20 08:28:43:
[http://tip.tcl.tk/443.html|TIP #443] ws accepted by TCT vote.

Now merged to core-8-6-branch and trunk.

fvogel added on 2016-03-08 21:36:10:

TIP #443 deals with this RFE.


fvogel added on 2016-01-08 08:11:18:

Original request: see [1759972].


fvogelnew1 added on 2012-01-12 03:02:51:
Btw, test case showing the new -selectbackground feature:

text .t
.t insert 1.0 "hello world line 1\n"
.t insert end "hello world line 2\n"
.t insert end "hello world line 3\n"
pack .t
.t tag add mytag 1.1 1.4 2.6 2.10
.t tag configure mytag -background green
.t tag configure mytag -selectbackground yellow ; # new !!
.t tag add sel 1.2 1.7 2.1 2.12
focus -force .t

.t tag cget mytag -selectbackground
.t tag configure mytag

fvogelnew1 added on 2012-01-05 19:39:44:
Patch for addition of -selectbackground to text tags.

Take this as a trial balloon. If the principles of implementation turn out to be correct, I would provide additional patches for the rest of what is requested in #1759972.

The patch is against the latest Fossil sources of Tk.

fvogelnew1 added on 2012-01-05 19:34:47:
File Added - 432225: selectbg_1.patch

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