[wingide-users] Is it possible to autocomplete to maximal length common substring

Wing IDE Support support at wingware.com
Sat Jan 8 17:29:48 EST 2005


On Fri, 7 Jan 2005, Gary Bishop wrote:
> I might have two variables: ImapHostInfo and ImapHosts
> 
> If I start typing Im then Wing pops up the completer offering 
> ImapHostInfo followed by ImapHosts. If I hit TAB I get ImapHostInfo. To 
> get ImapHosts I have to move my hand to hit the down arrow or worse use 
> the mouse.
> 
> Can I configure wing to on Tab complete to ImapHost (longest common 
> substring)? Then I could just type TAB and s.
> 
> This would be like the emacs completion mode that I am accustomed to. 
> And seems more efficient to me.
> 
> Not complaining, just asking.

This isn't available yet.  It's something I've been wanting for years
so hopefully soon...

- Stephan



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