Editor Tab

Tab Purpose and Usage | Tab Location | Tab Controls

Editor Tab Purpose and Usage

Use this tab in the Options dialog box to specify the editor in which the Intel Advisor displays source files when you double-click a line in an Intel Advisor source region.

Editor Tab Location

One of the tabs in the Options dialog box, which also includes:

To access this tab: From the Intel Advisor GUI, choose File > Options > Editor.

Editor Tab Controls

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External editor for this language: drop-down menu

Select the language for which you will choose an editor: C/C++, Fortran, or Other.

list of available editors on this system

Select the editor (such as gedit) to be associated with the selected language , or choose to allow selection using an environment variable with Text editor set in EDITOR or VISUAL environment variable. Repeat to associate an editor with each language you use.

For example, if you choose Text editor set in EDITOR or VISUAL environment variable, you can set the VISUAL environment variable by typing: export VISUAL="/usr/bin/vi -n"

When done, click OK.

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