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Sublime Text 2/3 script to show character position

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Save as .py , put in (Preferences > Browse Packages > User) and restart Sublime

import sublime_plugin
class PositionListener(sublime_plugin.EventListener):
def on_selection_modified(self, view):
text = "Position: "
sels = view.sel()
for s in sels:
text += " " + str(s.begin())
if not s.empty():
text += "-" + str(s.end()) + " "
view.set_status('exact_pos', text)

ariley commented Nov 17, 2017

Thank you!

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