Why is this necessary? I want to know where my tabs and spaces are and if any crazy characters are being added.
Here is a quick and down and dirty summarization of the two articles:
When that file opens add this code
Once you save it you will see the hidden characters. Great! But wait. We always see them. We want a way to use a key (let’s use the F8 key to toggle hidden characters on and off.)
When that file opens up, just add this code:
settings = sublime.load_settings(“Preferences.sublime-settings”)
white_space = “selection” if settings.get(“draw_white_space”, “selection”) != “selection” else “all”
Add this code and you are ready to rock and roll:
Simple and Efficient. Enjoy.