[wingide-users] trouble with auto-indent

Larry Keber lakkal at gmail.com
Fri Feb 10 13:39:09 MST 2012

  I reported a similar problem a while back, which went away for a 
while, but returned.  I'm on vacation now, and don't have access to my 
misbehaving Wing installation.


On 2/10/12 2:26 PM, Wingware Support wrote:
> On 2/10/12 1:51 PM, John Fabiani wrote:
>> I have no idea what's going wrong or how to fix it but the 
>> auto-indent is
>> driving me nuts!
>> I'm editing the code and sometimes Wing indents correctly after a 
>> return.
>> Sometimes, it misses by a few spaces (worse only one space), 
>> sometimes it
>> places the cursor at the start of the line, or some other spot on the 
>> line.
>> If I return the cursor to the end of a statement I just type and type 
>> the
>> return again it works correctly (most of the time).  Note that the I 
>> just did
>> the same thing but the cursor ended at some wrong spot on the new line.
>> So if I type
>> def someMethod(self,evt):
>>         # I would expect the cursor to be four spaces in.
>> But sometimes the cursor ends up a some strange spot on the new line.
> What keyboard personality are you using?  Also, can you check if 
> turning off auto-editing (if it's on) helps?  If it's reproducible, 
> can you send your ~/.wingide4/preferences file along with your source 
> file to support at wingware dot com along w/ the steps to reproduce it?
> Thanks,

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