[wingide-users] Fwd: Doing "Find Uses" and Search and Replace
all at once
Wing IDE Support
support at wingware.com
Tue Feb 14 15:07:16 MST 2012
On 2/14/12 4:48 PM, clif edwards wrote:
> Uses sees 5 instances in current module.
> Search in .. sees 10 instances in current module as well as 28 more in
> 10 other files. This item was a class def. Yes, Uses's 5 instances are
> the most important; all assignments, but I want to change the name in
> most comments and docs so I use the Search in .. options.
Are the 5 instances not listed in find uses all in comments and docs?
If not, there's a bug. Find uses only searches through code right now.
> How change the scope of Uses to all project?
The scope of find uses defaults to all files in the project. I find
myself nearly always using find uses; I rarely use search in files any
more except if I want to find text outside of code. That doesn't mean
it's the right choice for everyone, though -- the speed advantages
depend on the size of the project and whether or many projects have code
in strings and templates.
We do plan on addressing the limitations listed above.
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