Zac Anger's Blog

editor design notes


Tags: editor, design

ages ago, like multiple months ago, i really wanted to make an editor that was better these are a bunch of notes i took on that topic there's a crapton more in the notes taken while working with the group on pharaoh, but those can wait for osme other time.

now, i'm perfectly 100% satisfied with what i get out of a well-configured neovim.

editor idea

Things any programming editor-cum-environment should do

(including some really obvious ones, but i just want to make it all clear)

!! -- almost certainly only through extensibility (packages/plugins), and even then these are pretty far-out goals, technologically. the last two are especially difficult, even conceptually, and would need a lot of HCI design research before even prototyping.

notes from brett victor's talks and such

on version control and ot and eve in general