[wingide-users] "Last Edit Location"

David Taylor taylor234 at comcast.net
Tue May 18 09:12:21 MDT 2010


+5 (I cheated, but this would be a really good addition)

> doesn't handle edits in two different places in a file.

It's the movement within the file where this is really needed. A feature
like this would make code changes a lot smoother. 

> -----Original Message-----
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> Sent: Tuesday, May 18, 2010 6:06 AM
> To: Marcin Krol
> Cc: Wing Users
> Subject: Re: [wingide-users] "Last Edit Location"
> 
> Marcin Krol wrote:
> > In Eclipse there's a quite a useful function: "last edit location",
> > where clicking on this icon gets editor through a list of locations that
> > happened to have been edited.
> >
> > I haven't found anything like this in Wing, and it would be quite
> > useful: it's quite frequent situation to change smth in one place of
> > code and then have to go back to previous location. In Wing one has to
> > either bookmark that previous place or search for it, which is workable,
> > but not ideal.
> 
> Yes, this sounds like a good idea to add.  I've wanted something like
> this myself.  Thanks for the suggestion.
> 
> Note that the forward/back buttons at top left of editor may help in
> some cases.  However, those don't go just to edit locations but also can
> be used for going back from goto-defn and similar.  Also, right clicking
> on the stick pin icon in top right of editor brings up a list of files
> visited in that split but that is also not just places edited and
> doesn't handle edits in two different places in a file.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
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