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Insert Critic Markup

Posted by @nahumck, Last update 7 days ago - Unlisted

Insert a Critic Markup element. Into the text document.

Note: for details on Critic Markup, see this page.

Install

Steps

  • script

    // Insert Critic Markup Element
    
    /* --- Elements --- */
    // {--deletion--} 
    // {~~sub~>substitution~~}
    // {++addition++}
    // {==highlight==}
    // {>>comment<<}
    
    // get selected text
    var sel = editor.getSelectedText();
    var selRange = editor.getSelectedRange();
    
    // cursor position adjustment based on selected text length
    if (sel.length == 0) {
    	var cursorPos = -3;
    	}
    else {
    	var cursorPos = 0;
    }
    var cursorSel = 0;
    
    /* --- Element Prompt --- */
    var elements = ["Addition","Comment","Deletion","Highlight","Substitution"];
    var p = Prompt.create();
    p.title = "Select Element Type";
    for (var element of elements) {
      p.addButton(element);
    }
    var con = p.show();
    
    /* --- switch statement --- */
    if (con) {
    	var button = p.buttonPressed;
    	switch (button)
    	{
    		case "Addition":
    			text = "{++"+sel+"++}";
    			break;
    		case "Comment":
    			text = "{>>"+sel+"<<}";
    			break;
    		case "Deletion":
    			text = "{--"+sel+"--}";
    			break;
    		case "Highlight":
    			text = "{=="+sel+"==}";
    			break;
    		case "Substitution":
    			cursorPos = -4;
    			cursorSel = 1;
    			text = "{~~"+sel+"~> "+"~~}";			break;
    	}
    	editor.setSelectedText(text);
    	editor.setSelectedRange(selRange[0]+text.length+cursorPos,cursorSel);
    	editor.activate();
    }
    else {
      context.cancel();
    }

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