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bug #41469: code auto-completion should be less intrusive

Submitted by:  Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Submitted on:  Wed 05 Feb 2014 09:34:55 PM UTC  
Category:  GUI Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect Result
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  3.8.0 Operating System:  Any

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Tue 18 Feb 2014 07:13:00 AM UTC, comment #1:

With changeset
the completion list is shown with Ctrl-Space. The automatic popup after x characters can still be configured in the settings dialog.

Torsten <ttl>
Project Member
Wed 05 Feb 2014 09:34:55 PM UTC, original submission:

try changing e.g.:


where you move the typing cursor from the end of the "endif" keyword up one line using the up arrow key -- you'll be stuck at the popup list.

either wait a few milliseconds after the user has stopped typing to only then show the popup list, or require and explicit tab input to fire auto-completion.

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>


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