[wingide-users] Hippie expansion?

Wingware Support support at wingware.com
Mon Jun 27 10:55:32 EDT 2005


On Mon, 27 Jun 2005, Robert Leftwich wrote:
> Does Wing IDE support something equivalent to emacs 'Hippie Expansion'? (This 
> feature was recently discussed in relation to Eclipse/Netbeans/etc - e.g. 
> http://beust.com/weblog/archives/000258.html). I particularly find it useful for 
> completing words in strings (comment, doc, etc) and would love to use it in Wing.

We don't have it, but I like it.  I can't tell if it's using some sort 
of most recently used or most commonly used ranking to decide which to 
insert, or just the first matching string.  Seems like the latter, or?

Also, if it's wrong, you just use undo or delete right?

- Stephan


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