[wingide-users] feature request: rechecking of r/o files.
support at wingware.com
Mon Feb 1 08:07:50 MST 2010
Tim Kersten wrote:
> Would it be possible to recheck files that are marked as read-only
> when focusing the file, or when trying to type into a read-only file.
> Perhaps, poll the currently focused file if it's read-only? Quite
> often I open r/o files only to realise that they're marked as r/o.
> When I make them writable, Wing doesn't pick up on this unless I close
> the file and re-open it. It would be nice if it picked up on the
> change and allowed me to edit it.
We had trouble adding this to the general external file change scan, but
it seems that a good idea to do it for the current file. I think that is
Note that you can set a file as read/write in the file properties
dialog, and Wing IDE should pick up on it if you make the change from there.
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