[wingide-users] RE: Can't open second instance of file

Anthony Floyd anthony.floyd at convergent.ca
Wed Sep 28 10:48:10 MDT 2011


I should add that this seems to happen only with "Open from project", which I use with the keyboard shortcuts all the time. It seems using the File|Open menu item opens the file in the second window fine.

Thanks,
Anthony.

-----Original Message-----
From: Anthony Floyd 
Sent: September-28-11 9:45 AM
To: 'wingide-users at wingware.com'
Subject: Can't open second instance of file

Like others, I use multiple WingIDE windows when programming. I was being bit by the "files only open in the primary window" bug, checked for updates and discovered the patch released for that. Thanks!

However, there's still a bug (or at least a change in behaviour from previous releases of Wing) in that I cannot open a second instance of a file in the secondary window. That is, given file foo.py is open in the one window, when I try to open the same file in a second window, what happens is that just the file in first window gains focus. I want a second instance in the second window.

Have I missed something? This turns out to be a pretty common part of my workflow.

Thanks,
Anthony.

--
Anthony Floyd, PhD
Convergent Manufacturing Technologies Inc.
6190 Agronomy Rd, Suite 403
Vancouver BC  V6T 1Z3
CANADA

Email: Anthony.Floyd at convergent.ca | Tel:   604-822-9682 x102
WWW:   http://www.convergent.ca    | Fax:   604-822-9659  

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE

This e-mail contains privileged and confidential information which is the property of Convergent, intended only for the use of the intended recipient(s).
Unauthorized use or disclosure of this information is prohibited. If you are not an intended recipient, please immediately notify Convergent and destroy any copies of this email.  Receipt of this e-mail shall not be deemed a waiver by Convergent of any privilege or the confidential nature of the information.




More information about the wingide-users mailing list