[wingide-users] quote-insensitive search

Wingware Support support at wingware.com
Tue Apr 22 21:49:23 MDT 2008


David Montgomery wrote:
> I would like a search checkbox akin to the
> one for case-sensitivity that would allow me
> to make the search insensitive to the difference
> between single and double quotes.
> 
> So searching for 'foo' would also find "foo",
> and vice-versa.  And searching for "Say 'ah"
> would also find 'Say "ah"'.
> 
> It's tedious to do a regex search for these
> cases.  I usually just search twice.

Try using the following search string with a wildcard (not regex)
search:

['"]ah['"]

That might be easier to remember than the regex, tho I know what
you're talking  about and it probably should be easier than that.

Thanks for the suggestion.

-- 

Stephan Deibel
Wingware | Python IDE
Advancing Software Development

www.wingware.com



More information about the wingide-users mailing list