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[wingide-users] commenting regions

Stephan R.A. Deibel
Mon, 14 May 2001 17:54:09 -0400 (EDT)

I've added a variant of this as a candidate for version 1.2:  Instead of
putting the # at the start of the line, put it after the indent.  The
advantage of that is that you can also indent/dedent code while it's still
commented out.  It's possible there are problems with that idea, but yes
something like this would be nice to add because the wrong auto-indenting
is indeed annoying.

- Stephan

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On Mon, 14 May 2001, Ken Kinder wrote:

> Has anyone considered having wingide's comment region function work
> like emacs? The issue is that when you comment out a number of lines,
> the code after that comment looses indentation:
> def foobar():
>     a = 1
> #    a = a + 1
>     print a
> If you hit tab on the "print a" line it will tab it out to the level
> of the comments, not the last line of code. Emacs works by commenting
> code with two pounds, and using normal comments with one pound. Hence,
> this would format properly using tab:
> print foobar():
> # Something exciting
>     a = 1
> ##    a = a + 1
>     print a
> Just a thought.

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