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Re: BUG: Intellisense on secondary monitor is shown on the primary monitor

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2008 21:02:13 +0200

Andy Levy wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 2:18 PM, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> Andy Levy wrote:
>>> On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 1:15 PM, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>> Andy Levy wrote:
>>>>> On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 1:06 PM, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>> Andy Levy wrote:
>>>>>>> On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 8:42 AM, noise <big.noise3_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>> Configuration: TortoiseSVN 1.5 on windows XP.
>>>>>>>> In commit dialog in message textbox when I write some text and
>>>>>>>> intellisense suggest me some file names it is shown on the primary
>>>>>>>> monitor, not on the secondary one (i.e. outside of the textbox, far
>>>>>>>> far away from the commit dialog).
>>>>>>>> This bug wasn't present in the previous version.
>>>>>>> Can't speak to the previous version but I can reproduce this on my
>>>>>>> Lenovo Thinkpad R60. The intellisense shows up pinned against the left
>>>>>>> edge of the primary display (my secondary is to the left of my
>>>>>>> primary).
>>>>>>> I've seen things like this happen with other software as well (details
>>>>>>> escape me at the moment), so the root cause may be outside TSVN.
>>>>>> This is done by the Scintilla control.
>>>>>> Since I don't have a dual-monitor setup to test this myself, please try
>>>>>> this:
>>>>>> * Download SciTe from here: http://www.scintilla.org/SciTE.html
>>>>> Already had it. Version 1.70-wbd-1
>>>> Try version 1.76 - that's the version we use in TSVN now. The 1.4.x TSVN
>>>> version had I think version 1.72, so since it worked there I assume that
>>>> bug
>>>> was introduced in between 1.72 and 1.76.
>>> Same results with 1.76. I unpacked the ZIP to its own directory,
>>> started SCiTE, edited the global config as you suggested, restarted,
>>> and the autocomplete window appeared directly under the text I was
>>> entering.
>> Apparently, Scintilla *has* multi monitor support. But no way in the mak
>> file to enable it. The only way to enable it is to patch the build files.
>> And of course, apart from going through the sourcecode there's no way to
>> find out about that 'feature'.
>> Can you try the next nightly build and check whether the issue is fixed? If
>> it is, I'll backport my build patch to the 1.5.x branch.
> I can give it a shot. Will it upgrade my WC format (so I can roll back
> to 1.5.0 once I've tested)?

The nightly build is right now still linked with Subversion 1.5.x, so
it's basically 1.5.0 with bugfixes.


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