[wingide-users] What does 'Use Indent Analysis' do?
support at wingware.com
Wed Jan 31 14:47:57 MST 2007
On Wed, 2007-01-31 at 15:42 -0600, Michael Hipp wrote:
> Wingware Support wrote:
> > Michael Hipp wrote:
> >> Could someone offer me a quick explanation of what Preferences ->
> >> Editor -> Indentation -> Use Indent Analysis does?
> > If indent analysis is used, the size of an indent in spaces is
> > determined based on the current contents of the file. Otherwise, the
> > indent size is taken from preferences.
> Ok, that's good to know.
> >> I'm trying to get Wing to be a tad less helpful on indenting things
> >> far to the right on long-winded multi-line method calls
> > It has no affect on indenting the 2nd+ line of multi-line calls.
> > Sometimes I end up using backspace & space to modify the indent or to
> > take it as a clue that the line is a bit too complex ;).
> Yes. Unfortunately some of the constructor calls in wxPython end up looking a
> bit like Cobol.
For new code, try the form:
myvar = MyClass(
Wing will recognize there's nothing after the ( and indent just an added
level rather than past the (.
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