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bug #56208: GUI Editor autocomplete list could show variables from current workspace

Submitted by:  Rik <rik5>
Submitted on:  Wed 24 Apr 2019 04:23:51 PM UTC  
Category:  GUI Severity:  1 - Wish
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Feature Request
Status:  Confirmed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  dev Operating System:  Any

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Wed 24 Apr 2019 04:23:51 PM UTC, original submission:  

Similar to bug #56207, although of lesser importance, it would be nice if the autocomplete list in the GUI Editor included available variables defined in the current workspace.

Matlab does this, and the Octave interpreter in the Command Window also does this.

As an example, in the Command Window do

mydata = pi;

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