[Pharo-users] Better Code Completion

Nicolai Hess nicolaihess at web.de
Tue Oct 6 07:33:06 EDT 2015

2015-10-06 11:57 GMT+02:00 Werner Kassens <wkassens at libello.com>:

> On 10/06/2015 09:09 AM, Nicolai Hess wrote:
>>  > Since Object has almost 500 methods whatever I will start typing
>> Object/TClass/TBehavior/... will have a list of answers...
>> I think this is difficult, even though this classes are big and you
>> don't use most of the methods,
> Hi Nicolai,
> imagine that code-completion is a game and the computer wins, if the user
> mostly uses the first few proposals. perhaps one could program several
> different heuristics, that decide, what the user wants. depending on the
> user choices, the weights for these heuristics get updated accordingly and
> then the choices get sorted with those weights. this way the
> code-completion could adapt to the way each user works?

Yes this would be nice, but it is not an easy task.

> werner
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