[wingide-users] Multiple Instance Behavior
Michael at Hipp.com
Mon Jul 19 14:59:58 MDT 2010
On 7/19/2010 1:48 PM, Wing IDE Support wrote:
> On 7/19/10 1:46 PM, Michael Hipp wrote:
>>> It could and probably should be an option.
>> I'd be grateful if you could add this to The List. I would suggest that
>> "multiple instance" is the most common behavior for Windows programs.
>> Some programs offer an option to select "Single instance only".
> It is on the to do list, incidentally because of requests for a single
> instance option, even when started multiple times from the start menu.
> There are enough requests for single instance behavior that we won't
> change the default without adding an option.
Thanks. Just one more thing to clutter your list...
IMHO, the --new option doesn't behave as expected. It always opens the
last-opened project and promptly gives an error because that last opened
project is locked. When I'm opening it to get a "new" instance of Wing, I would
almost never want to open the same project twice. IMHO it should open with no
Or else there needs to be yet another option to load empty or somesuch.
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