[wingide-users] Two requests
support at wingware.com
Fri Apr 13 08:13:03 MDT 2012
Virgil Stokes wrote:
> 1. Currently the *.py files that are open in a project are ordered
> alphabetically on their tabs. IMHO one should be able to *drag and
> drop the tabs to any position desired*. Note, this is possible in some
> IDEs (e.g. MATLAB) and I find this feature very useful when editing a
> small subset of the project files.
Yes, this is our top requested feature and will be in Wing 5.
> 2. I find that bookmarks can be very useful when working with large
> files; but, there is one annoying thing that happens too often to me.
> Suppose I have defined many bookmarks in a file and then after
> extensive editing on this file with the help of these bookmarks, I
> save this file with a new name. The old name then will no longer be
> in the tabs; but, the bookmarks still apply to the old file --- not
> the one that was saved under a new name. What often happens is that I
> click on a bookmark and fail to notice that I am not in the new file,
> but in the older one, and thus any editing I now do will be to the old
> file which is not my intent --- I hope that you understand the
> problem. It would be better IMHO that *bookmarks be shown for and
> apply only to the *.py file that is currently the active file in the
> editor window* (or at least one should be able to choose this as an
Yes, we should probably put up a dialog asking whether bookmarks should
be tracked to the new file on save as.
Thanks for the feedback!
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