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Re: Autocomplete in commit dialog is case sensitive

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 07 Apr 2009 20:41:49 +0200

Tobias Rapp wrote:
> Hi!
>
> This is a minor issue but I noticed that the autocomplete drop-down in the commit dialog message field is case sensitive while the list of files below is not (which is what I would expect). This leads to the situation where the list of modified files looks like
>
> file-a
> file-B
> file-c
> file-D
>
> but the autocomplete drop-down shows
>
> file-B
> file-D
> file-a
> file-c
>
> when starting to type "file" which is somehow irritating for me. In my commit workflow I usually go through the list of modified files and describe the changes in the commit message like for example
>
> file-a: - exchanged foo by bar
> file-B: - added more blabla
> file-c: ...
>
> That's why I stumbled over this issue. It would be great if the autocomplete drop-down would be sorted case-insensitive, too.

The autocomplete is case-insensitive because most users want it that
way. Unfortunately, it's not possible to have the autocomplete behave
case-sensitive but the sorting case-insensitive.

But you can drag the files from the list to the edit box to get the
paths if you like.

Stefan

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Received on 2009-04-07 20:42:14 CEST

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