[Israel.pm] Padre: another feature needed

Gabor Szabo szabgab at gmail.com
Sun Feb 8 03:40:22 PST 2009


Chanan, please try to register again on http://padre.perlide.org/
and submit this as bug or feature request.

I though there might also be a way to "save" a few frequently visited
directories to
make it easier to open files in them.

Gabor

On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 5:40 PM, bc.other <bc.other at gmail.com> wrote:
> I will explain my idea again...since I am sure you missed my request for
> change.
>
> Open padre --> open any file from any path --> do nothing --> close padre
> Open padre for the second time --> try open any file...the path it's looks
> for the files is not the same path I opened my file
> From previous time
>
> It has a MsOS default path to "my documents"
>
> Problem:
> Lets say I am about to open 5 from same path (lets say C:\Chanan\Scripts\)
> files on different padre editors...why do I need to go all over again
> the same path to find each file. Why does it not remember the path I already
> found the first file.
>
> I think this can be something to enable using checkbox on the Options
> windows: remember my path []
> Will sure help me a lot....
>
> Here an idea: allow to configure the default path where it looks for the
> files, so ppl will be able to open files quickly.
>              On installation the default path should be C:\<where my
> padre>\scripts
>
> PS: this is one of the reasons I quit working with Perl Expresss - annoyed
> my so much >-||
>
> Thanks
> Chanan
>
> PS: I found this feature on an old editor (can't remember which), but it was
> one of my favorites
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: perl-bounces at perl.org.il [mailto:perl-bounces at perl.org.il] On Behalf
> Of Oren Maurer
> Sent: Tuesday, February 03, 2009 5:13 PM
> To: Perl in Israel
> Subject: Re: [Israel.pm] Padre: another feature needed
>
> I think that it's a basic Ms-Windows feature, (OS related?).
> It works in various Ms-Windows applications such as the "plain old"
> Notepad and MS-Office.
> I have Padre 0.25 on Win XP - and here too - it "remembers" the last
> path I opened.
>
>
>   Oren
>
> On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 4:32 PM, Chanan Berler <chananb at centerity.com> wrote:
>>
>> This is not my idea of recent files, but when opening any file, the next
>> time you try to open any file, it should start
>> From last path.
>>
>> This way if you open ur script, and then close padre and reopen it again -
>> you don't have to go all the way to that path.
>> Also, when opening multiple files using different padre editor, it is much
>> easier when it remembers the last  path
>>
>> I like to work on 3 or more files at the same time, while they are opened
>> with different editors
>> This way I can use Alt+Tab and not Ctrl+Tab or just put the editors one
>> above the other
>>
>> Thanks
>> Chanan
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: perl-bounces at perl.org.il [mailto:perl-bounces at perl.org.il] On Behalf
>> Of Gabor Szabo
>> Sent: Tuesday, February 03, 2009 4:00 PM
>> To: Perl in Israel
>> Subject: Re: [Israel.pm] Padre: another feature needed
>>
>> On Tue, Feb 3, 2009 at 2:40 PM, Chanan Berler <chananb at centerity.com>
> wrote:
>> > Hi All,
>> >
>> > One of the things I hate on Perl Express and wanted to change:
>> >
>> > When I opened a file, no matter when in my disk I opened it, worked for
> a
>> > while and closed the editor.
>> > I then remember I needed to change something, the "open file" browser
>> never
>> > remembered from where I opened the file.means
>> > I needed to go all the path when I saved my file and open it...
>> >
>> > Just minor issue, but important one - see Textpad, once opened any file,
>> it
>> > will remember the last path from where I opened the files.
>> > Much easier to set on folder for all my scripts, and forget it (not my
>> > script, but the whole path to it..:-))
>>
>> are you looking for File/Recent Files ?
>>
>> Gabor



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