From: Phil Ruggera <pruggera@sa...> - 2005-01-27 14:40:49
Yes, I meant Config versions.
And yes, it will be called when typing tuples and brackets in expressions,
but it does not find a tip in these cases and keeps silent.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Riaan Booysen [mailto:riaan@...]
> Sent: Thursday, January 27, 2005 5:32 AM
> To: Phil Ruggera
> Cc: boa-constructor-users@...
> Subject: Re: [Boa Constr] Call tips on open paren
> Hi Phil,
> Phil Ruggera wrote:
> > Ever since I switched from PythonWin to Boa I've been missing the way it
> > automatically showed call tips when I typed an open paren. Attached is a
> > patch to make Boa do that.
> Thanks Phil! I think many people would like to have this option, even
> though I prefer the manual way.
> > I don't know how Riaan handles parameter
> > versions, so I didn't change anything there.
> What do you mean by parameter versions?
> Also, from reading the patch, won't this be triggered when typing in
> tuples and brackets in expressions?
> Your idea of making it a Preference is correct but remember that
> the version number of the preference file (at the top of the *.rc.py
> file and inside Preferences.py) must be bumped up when new Preferences
> are added.
> Ah, is this what you meant by parameter versions? You meant config
> I will review/test/apply your patch when I get to fixing code completion
> for 2.5. Especially CallTips needs an entire overhaul now that the doc
> strings contain the parameter signatures and I don't have to parse
> the info from the helpfiles anymore.