[Gambas-user] EDITOR environment variable

gian bagoneo at libero.it
Fri Oct 28 15:47:22 CEST 2022

Il 28/10/22 15:28, Benoit Minisini ha scritto:
> Le 28/10/2022 à 15:21, gian via User a écrit :
>> Il 28/10/22 04:03, T Lee Davidson ha scritto:
>>> On 10/27/22 18:15, gian via User wrote:
>>>> However, I found out that a user of Mint 20.01 and Gambas 3.17.3, 
>>>> who did not set the environment variable and did not install any of 
>>>> the required editors, never got the warning and Gambas works fine.
>>> Same here with v3.17.3 on openSUSE Leap 15.3, and also with $EDITOR 
>>> not set. (Version control seems to work just fine.)
>> Hi Lee,
>> I noticed that it happens only if you compile, if you install from 
>> repository (in Ubuntu PPA) even if you don't have those text editors 
>> or environment variable installed nothing is asked.
>> Regards
>> Gianluigi
> The $EDITOR environment variable is used only when the IDE run specific 
> git / svn commands that requires it.
> Maybe I should find a way to workaround this requirement...

Hi Benoit,

I am trying to reproduce the problem I had.
I don't want to confuse an error on my part with this seemingly 
innocuous warning



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