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By “brace/bracket highlighting” I mean: when you select an opening or closing curly brace or a bracket while editing JavaScript in Espresso, the brace/bracket you’ve selected and its corresponding closing brace/bracket is highlighted with some visual cue (bold, background colour, anything).

If not, would it be possible to develop such a sugar?

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Could you specify what exactly you mean by “bracket highlighting”? – kopischke Nov 8 '11 at 12:46
+1 hey kopischke, I've updated my question – andy Nov 9 '11 at 8:34
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As far as I can see, there is not. Developing such a Sugar might not be possible from my (very limited) understanding of the Espresso plugin documentation – JavaScript text Actions look like the best match, but the API does not seem to offer the kind of access needed for automatic highlighting. Note I haven’t delved into the ObjectiveC plugin docs (because there are none – the headers included with Espresso are the docs, and my understanding of ObjectiveC and Cocoa is slim, to say the least).

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+ 1 hey kopischke, I thought as much, just wanted to get a second opinion. thanks – andy Nov 12 '11 at 8:50

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