[Geany-devel] New Feature(plugin OR geany self)

Dimitar Zhekov dimitar.zhekov at xxxxx
Sun Oct 2 13:36:14 UTC 2011

On Thu, 29 Sep 2011 22:52:19 +0200
Jiří Techet <techet at gmail.com> wrote:

> By the way, there's a bug in the MRU code.
> 1. Open Geany with say 3 files,
> 2. ctrl-tab until you reach the very same file you have currently displayed,
> 3. release ctrl,
> 4. ctrl-tab again. Nothing happens until you ctrl-tab one more time.
> I have a patch for it in my yet-to-be-reviewed patch queue (for more
> than a year).

I remember having this problem when I worked with very few files. Can
you please drop a copy of the patch in Geany bug or patch tracker?

> I also have a patch for the popup window so it shows the current
> file in bold and the following three files in MRU below it. It
> helps with "predicting" which file opens after ctrl-tab next.

Nice. :)

> You could even return to the file before ctrl+tab press if you
> overshot [...] I could enhance my patch to allow this too if someone
> finds it useful.

Ctrl+Shift+Tab would be very convinient.

E-gards: Jimmy

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