I am playing with nedit 5.3RC1:
% nedit -V
NEdit release of Mar 11, 2002
Built on: HP/UX, PA-RISC, GNU C
Built at: Apr 9 2002, 11:07:42
With Motif: 1002 [@(#)OSF/Motif Version 1.2.5]
Running Motif: 1002
Server: Hewlett-Packard Company 600000
The failure can be reproduced the following way:
1) Open a C source that has a large procedure in the
does not fit into the text window, e.g.
from the latest Nedit source repository.
2) Go to the very end of the file.
3) Place the cursor immediately after the latest right
4) Choose the Shift->Goto Matching (..) menu item or
just hit Ctrl-M.
A beep indicates that no matching curly bracket was
If I place the cursor where it should go, i.e. after
the left curly bracket
that opens the body of the procedure (disasm in this
"Goto Matching" brings the cursor to the right one
properly. From that moment on,
the matching brackets are recognized in both
the bug does not repeat itself.
I wish I could trace down that myself, but I am
overloaded with my work.