[TxMt] Re: Completion menu sometimes slow

Allan Odgaard mailinglist at textmate.org
Sun Aug 7 14:05:37 UTC 2016

On 6 Aug 2016, at 20:49, Jacob Carlborg wrote:

> If I type "f" and then invoke the command the completion menu appears 
> as expected, containing "foo". If I type a non-matching character, 
> like "s" then it takes around three seconds for the menu to disappear 
> and the "s" to appear in the editor.

100% reproducible? Not seeing it myself, neither with your code or the 
Objective-C completion.

> Not sure if it's related, but if I select some other text in the 
> meantime the "s" appears immediately.

What if you just move the mouse?

There are some edge cases where the event loop does not automatically 
wake up even though there is a pending event, here moving the mouse 
would wake the event loop.

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