[wingide-users] Command line switch on Windows on Wing 5

Wing IDE Support support at wingware.com
Mon Jan 20 16:38:13 EST 2014


On 1/20/14, 3:39 PM, Michael Hipp wrote:
> This topic has been brought up before, but it's starting to bother me
> again: When I click on a MyProject.wpr file, Wing clobbers whatever I'm
> working on and loads that new project. This would seem to badly violate
> the rule of "least surprise" and "first, do no harm". I want it to bring
> up a new instance for that project and not clobber my current stuff. I
> frequently need to look at 2 projects side-by-side to compare or copy code.

What we should do is add a preference to either open in a new instance 
or reuse an existing instance because there are people who want both 
options.  We'll try to add a preference for this soon.

Thanks,

John



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