Wouldn't it be nice to have a "back/forward" button in script editor?
ambassador at fourthworld.com
Thu May 11 17:03:47 EDT 2017
J. Landman Gay wrote:
> Well, I don't usually jump only once. If I do, I just use the
> built-in trick I described. But what I usually need to do is follow
> script flow from one handler to the one that called it, to the one
> that called that, the back to the second one until I see another
> reference, then jump to that one, see what it does, then back to the
> first one, then on to another one.
Yes, quite different from the original problem statement, and more
reflective of my own needs as well.
Right now I make liberal use of the "Lookup Definition" item in the
context menu, but that only goes one way.
I once considered making a static analysis tool that would provide a
list of handlers with specific line numbers for a flow of execution.
Not surprisingly, I also decided the time it would take to do that would
exceed the time it would save me. :)
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