[Gambas-user] Two IDE sugeestions/requests

Rolf-Werner Eilert rwe-sse at osnanet.de
Mon Oct 28 08:23:29 CET 2019

Am 27.10.19 um 21:56 schrieb Bruce:
> On 28/10/19 5:58 am, Benoît Minisini wrote:
>> Le 26/10/2019 à 09:20, Bruce a écrit :
>>> 1) In the code editor there are shorcuts for folding/collapsing the 
>>> code, would it be possible to add another that collapsed all but the 
>>> current method, i.e. the one where the cursor is located.
>> At the moment you can do that by hitting two shortcuts: CTRL+ALT+ENTER 
>> (to fold all) and CTRL+ENTER (to unfold the current procedure). :-)
> (Head slap) I forgot all about the CTRL+Enter shortcut
>>> 2) In the form editor it would be really helpful if there was a quick 
>>> way to do a global search for the currently selected control name. 
>>> Either in the popup menu, the properties listview or the properties 
>>> listview popup menu for the control name.
>> I don't understand why a "global" search for such a thing (control 
>> name) which is local to the current form, and not global.
> Yes, but the control may be referenced many times in the class for the 
> form.
> ATM I have to click on the control in the form, click on the control 
> name in the properties tab, copy the control name, double click on the 
> global searcher, paste the control name and click the search button. So, 
> I think a "FindInCode" feature involving 1`click would be better.
> cheers
> b

Yes! Something like a ComboBox or ListBox which takes up the references 
like module.sub or class.function so one can simply click it.


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