[PyQt] ANN: new eric 4.2 snapshot available

Detlev Offenbach detlev at die-offenbachs.de
Fri Jul 4 16:08:00 BST 2008

On Freitag, 4. Juli 2008, Igor Prischepoff wrote:
> Hello,
> I like eric IDE.
> Can I ask for new features?
> In my humble opinion would be nice to have such features in eric:
> - F2 or Shift - F2 (Run script, Run Project) can be configured to not
> showing Dialog asking for parameters
> for example:
> [v] Don't show this dialog (you can switch it back in Settings...)
> So user just press F2 and script is running without hitting Enter to
> confirm "Run dialog"
> It just saves time I thnk.

The Restart action (F4) does this. First time you want to start/debug/... a 
script or project you'll use the standard action poping up the dialog. 
Therafter you just use F4 until you close eric4.

> - Context enabled help: let's assume I press F1 when my cursor is on
> "QPushButton" word
> And voila! Here goes nice Assistant with help page describing QPushButton
> api.
> With new Assistant "remote controlled api" it should be possible now.
> Also when I press F1 second time I don't want second copy of Assistant.
> Just one copy please(or it can be made configured on user behalf)

I'll add this to the wishlist.

> Thank you for nice editor!
> ---
> igor at tyumbit.ru

Detlev Offenbach
detlev at die-offenbachs.de

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