Wouldn't it be nice to have a "back/forward" button in script editor?

J. Landman Gay jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Thu May 11 19:11:18 CEST 2017


No. Try it. I use it all the time.
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Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software           |     http://www.hyperactivesw.com



On May 11, 2017 11:23:32 AM Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode 
<use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:

> Jacque, are you confusing the dictionary with the script editor?
>
>
> On May 11, 2017 7:17 PM, "J. Landman Gay via use-livecode" <
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>
>> I've wanted this for years. There is half a way to do it, but it's very
>> limited. Right click on a handler name in calling handler and choose "go to
>> definition". It will scroll to the handler in the script or open a new
>> script tab if necessary. The orginal start position in the handler list
>> remains hilited so you can find it again easily.
>>
>> But it's far from perfect. If you click anywhere in the new handler, the
>> list selection changes. And it only works for one hop. But even that much
>> is useful for a quick check on what a particular handler does.
>> --
>> Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
>> HyperActive Software           |     http://www.hyperactivesw.com
>>
>>
>>
>> On May 11, 2017 7:35:41 AM Tiemo Hollmann TB via use-livecode <
>> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>>
>> When working on longer scripts with a lot of handlers, I often work on
>>> handler 1 and have to jump to handler 2 to have a look at it. Afterwords I
>>> have to go back to my handler 1. Nowadays I have to keep in mind, at which
>>> handler I was coming from and click at it in the list of handlers.
>>> Wouldn't
>>> it be nice, to have a "back" and "forward" button, (like in a browser) to
>>> get back to the last visited line (not like in a browser) or again
>>> forward,
>>> where I 've already been?
>>>
>>> Am I the only one, working like this, or is it my overflowed brain
>>> requesting such a feature?
>>>
>>> Tiemo
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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