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Line-Numbers inside code-blocks

Discussion in 'Suggestions and Feedback' started by SaswatPadhi, Jun 7, 2009.

  1. SaswatPadhi

    SaswatPadhi ~ Б0ЯИ Τ0 С0δЭ ~

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    Hi shabbir,

    Can we have line numbers beside the code, inside the code-blocks ? It would be really useful while relating the compiler errors to the code. And the system should be such that, the line-numbers don't get copied, when we copy the code.

    I don't know if this is possible, but please do try.

    Thanx. :)

    Saswat
     
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    Its possible and I had it as well for sometime but the actual problem occurs when people try to copy the code and which means the line numbers get copied as well.
     
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    Can we have something like this :

    [​IMG] <------------>[​IMG]
    (Concept Drawing)

    Clicking on ON and OFF switches line nums ON and OFF
     
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    It would be a daunting Javascript work to insert something like that in the middle of all the code highlighling.
     
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    We are using GeSHI for Syntax highlighting.
     

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