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Re: [Subclipse-users] [Subclipse-dev] Edit while commit

From: jcompagner <jcompagner_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Dec 2010 13:23:04 +0100

this does not work when you cancel the dialog. So dont really commit
Maybe this is a nice patch so that we dont only store the messages on
the actual commit but when we close the dialog through any way


On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 19:54, Stephen Elsemore <selsemore_at_collab.net> wrote:
> Have you noticed that if you type in a commit message, then close the dialog
> because you realize you missed something, then bring back the dialog, the
> uncommitted comment that you typed previously is available in the previous
> comments dropdown?  So you can at least avoid the copy-paste.
> On 12/12/10 9:58 AM, "Andreas Haferburg" <haferbur_at_inf.fu-berlin.de> wrote:
>> Mark, the point of the original mail was that the commit dialog is modal
>> and doesn't allow to make any changes to the files you want to commit,
>> and that this is bad. Why does it have to be modal?
>> In about 80% of the cases when I want to commit something I curse at
>> that dialog. I use it to go through all the changes one last time. It
>> always gets in the way when I discover that I forgot something, and I
>> end up copy-pasting the commit message to vim, closing the dialog, edit
>> some files in Eclipse, bring back the commit dialog, copy-paste from
>> vim. Just because I'm not allowed to minimize that friggin dialog. One
>> of the biggest annoyances in Subclipse.
>> Have you never noticed that you forgot something after bringing up that
>> commit dialog?
>> Best regards
>> Andreas
>> On 12/12/2010 6:09 PM, Mark Phippard wrote:
>>> On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 11:58 AM, surya kamal kiran kuchibhotla
>>> <kamal.kuchibhotla_at_gmail.com>  wrote:
>>>> This is the first email to Subclipse so if I am not doing something properly
>>>> here, please forgive me and point out the right thing/way to do it.
>>>> I have been happily using Subclipse plugin on latest versions of Eclipse
>>>> (3.2, 3.3 etc.. on Windows XP OS) for a while now.
>>>> I have an enchancement that I thought would be really nice to have.
>>>> A lot of times, I want to commit small changes to files from the package
>>>> explorer. But before i commit in the diff pane, I want to make certain
>>>> changes like adding a comment etc.... In order to do this, i need to come
>>>> out that dialog, change the file and commit again which is not so
>>>> productive.
>>>> I also use TortoiseSVN on the file system and it lets you edit the files
>>>> while committing and its really convenient.
>>>> Is there any way to do this in Subclipse itself so that i don't have to
>>>> switch to TortoiseSVN everytime ?
>>> Why would you need to switch to TortoiseSVN to edit the file?
>>>> I think I can edit these files from the Synchronize view but i feel like its
>>>> quick to do this from any commit dialog without going to the Sync view.
>>>> I am sure some of you have already thought about it but I couldn't find any
>>>> issue in the tracker about this.
>>>> Please let me know if this is already discussed somewhere and if I missed
>>>> any issue.
>>> I do not think it makes sense to allow someone to edit the file
>>> content from the dialog, sorry.  In any case, the commit dialog is
>>> modal and the Eclipse text editors all run beneath it, so there would
>>> be no way to add this anyway.
>>>> If not, I am a developer interested in contributing this item to the
>>>> baseline.
>>>> Can somebody point out to me where to get started?
>>> There is some information on getting started with development in the wiki:
>>> http://subclipse.tigris.org/wiki/SubclipseDevelopment
>>> --
>>> Thanks
>>> Mark Phippard
>>> http://markphip.blogspot.com/
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