TACO - Text editor with flavor!

by: da404lewzer

YouTube Demo

39 Votes6 Comments1 File (48,766 bytes)

TACO is a text editor written from scratch that attempts to bring modern functionality found in editors like Notepad++ to ComputerCraft.

**While TACO has been tested, it is currently in BETA and may contain bugs or mess up files!**

* Fast and responsive GUI
* Standard File menus with New, Open, Save, Save As, etc...
* Cut/Copy/Paste/Clone/Delete entire lines of code
* Advanced Custom File Dialogs (coming soon to an API near you...)
* Line numbers
* Fullscreen mode
* Revert File (reload the file without exiting)
* Line highlighting on Advanced Computers
* Works on Turtles and B/W Interfaces
* Partial mouse support (works to move cursor, not yet added to GUI elements, advanced computer only)
* Clock in corner

* Scroll bars (next)
* Code highlighting
* Open/Save from your TurtleScripts.com acct
* Open/Save to PasteBin
* Open from URL
* Printing
* Tabs (Open multiple files at once)
* Text Selection (And new clipboard functions)
* File -> Run current file in shell
* Customizable Themes!
* Find and Replace
* Jump to line
* Auto-tabulate/Retabulate code
* Word-wrap
* Multi-monitor support (for showing off what you're doing)

Known Bugs:
* Pre-existing tabs (\t) only show up as single-width characters

Advanced Computer Computer Turtle


To run simply type: taco

To automatically load a file type: taco filename

Use CONTROL to access menus
Use TAB to move focus around inside dialogs
Key Filename Size Options
#gjdh1m taco 48,766 bytes Download View/Install
Feature Matrix:
Feature Required Optional Unused
Advanced Computer Required
Advanced Monitor Unused
Computer Required
Monitor Unused
Disk Drive Unused
Turtle Optional
Digging Turtle Unused
Felling Turtle Unused
Mining Turtle Unused
Wireless Turtle Unused
RedPower Support:
Feature Required Optional Unused
Bundled Cable Unused
ccSensors Support:
Feature Required Optional Unused
ccSensors Unused
MiscPeripherals Support:
Feature Required Optional Unused
Feeding Turtle Unused
Chunk Loader Turtle Unused
Laser Turtle Unused
Resupply Turtle Unused
Solar Turtle Unused
Shearing Turtle Unused
Compass Turtle Unused
Wrench Turtle Unused
Treetap Turtle Unused
Alchemist Turtle Unused
Sign Reader Turtle Unused
REther Turtle Unused
Tank Turtle Unused
Inventory Turtle Unused
Thaum Scanner Turtle Unused
MFFS Turtle Unused
RTG Turtle Unused
Charge Station Unused
Iron Note Block Unused
Resupply Station Unused
Interactive Sorter Unused
Gate Reader Unused
Rail Reader Unused
Nuclear Information Reader Unused
Turtle Teleporter Unused
Player Detector Unused
Computer Controlled Crafter Unused
Tree Analyzer Unused

User Comments 6 Comments

Could I have permission to put this in my OS? You will get full credit for it.

by shadowkat1012/29/2012 05:20:43 am

This looks awesome!

by M_I_Z_E05/30/2013 06:17:50 pm

Cool Text Editor ;P

by erik000412/16/2013 11:41:46 pm

Wow, great job :D how long would you say it took you to create?

by brian67023801/22/2014 07:14:06 pm

Please add printer (i know its in the toodo list) The print funktion is the only thing that holds this project down

by super_franzs04/09/2014 06:50:53 am

Really Great work. 8.3 / 10. it will be a 9.8 / 10 when the printer function comes out. Keep up the good Work!

by The_Dus06/10/2014 04:29:34 pm

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