[Gambas-user] Auto property type filling

bb adamnt42 at gmail.com
Wed May 4 12:09:52 CEST 2022

On Wed, 2022-05-04 at 11:03 +0100, Bruce Steers wrote:
> I want to add a way to auto insert property types as I enter them.
> Eg.
> if i type...
> Dim bMySwitch
> or
> Private/Public bMySwitch
> Then when hitting space i want it to auto-detect I'm defining a
> variable
> and see the lowercase letter followed by an uppercase letter and use
> the
> lowercase to auto-add the *As Boolean* bit.
> My question is...
> Where is the best place to add code for it?
> Would it be the in the texteditor gambas mode class or in
> Completion/FCompletion classes somewhere?
> Any suggestions/advice appreciated Ben (or anyone else)
> Cheers
> BruceS
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Why not use the code snippets?

If I want to add, say a flag, then db[TAB] gives me
	Dim b? as Boolean
with the cursor on the ? and I can then complete the variable name,
press [TAB] and the cursor is at the end of the line (where I can type
"=false" for instance.


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