Re: [textadept] New module: TextRedux

From: Robert <ro....at.web.de>
Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2012 21:40:45 +0100

On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 12:31 PM, Nils Nordman <n....at.nordman.org> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> thanks! :)
>
> The reason not all entries are shown is because there's a severe performance
> penalty for doing heavy buffer manipulation, which quickly becomes the case
> with many entries. The way it currently works is that when you press <enter>
> within the "select to show" line it will load more items, thus letting you
> browse them. It doesn't work completely satisfactorily right now however,
> since when you page down you'll typically end up at the end of document,
> which is not included in the hotspot, and then have to go back a character
> and press enter.
>
> What I've thought about for this is auto-loading upon demand, so that when
> you press <page down> or <down> while on the last line it would
> automatically load more items. This seems like the best solution, but I'm
> open for other suggestions.
>

Sounds great, I had thought (and not studied the code enough) that
"select to show more" were to be interpreted as "type to show more".
One char back and enter works of course.

> [...]
> Be advised however that if I fix the auto-loading I'm of a mind to remove
> that setting completely though :)
>

Looking forward to that,
Robert
Received on Wed 22 Feb 2012 - 15:40:45 EST

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