[wingide-users] Suggested Feature for Search and Replace

Mike Driscoll mdriscoll at co.marshall.ia.us
Tue Jun 1 08:39:53 MDT 2010

On 1:59 PM, David Taylor wrote:
> In the Search and Replace Options list, it would be nice to have an 
> option 'Ignore text in triple quotes and comments'. I tend to use full 
> words as variable names wherever possible for readability, and I also 
> tend to comment my code extensively. The result is that when I'm 
> searching on or changing a variable name or a text value, I sometimes 
> get as many hits in my comments as I do in the code, and I have to 
> keep cycling through to make sure I've caught all & only the hits in 
> the code.
> BTW, I'm sure you are aware that, at least under Windows, pop-ups in 
> the lower-right corner such as the S&R Options list often fall off the 
> screen & require that I move Wing over to the left so I can see them. 
> And I'm sure that's on your list for the GTK update...

Why would you change the variable names in your code, but leave the old 
names in your comments? Doesn't that make the comments confusing?

- Mike
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