[TxMt] sorting in symbol popup

Matt Mower matt.mower at gmail.com
Tue Jul 5 12:19:57 UTC 2005

On 7/5/05, Chris Jenkins <chrisjenkins at mac.com> wrote:
> first let me just say how much I am appreciating the "go to symbol"
> popup, a real timesaver and so much nicer than my hand made version,
> however I am wondering whether it would be possible to somehow
> specify the ordering of this list? For me, using large-ish class
> files it lists all the functions (which is good), but it would be
> nice to have these in alphabetical order as opposed to the order in
> which they occur in the file. I can image that this isn't the way
> that everyone would want it, maybe some sort of preference or syntax
> file option would work? Do you have anything of this nature planned?

I thought exactly the same thing yesterday when I tried it for the
first time: "it's neat, but there are wayyy too many symbols here for
me to find the one I wanted"

I'd like to see them sorted alphabetically with type-as-you-go searching.


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