pydev code completion problem

Diez B. Roggisch deets at
Sun Oct 14 23:59:59 CEST 2007

Lukasz Mierzejewski schrieb:
> On Sun, 14 Oct 2007 20:36:07 +0000, cyberco wrote:
>> Confirmed (with exactly the same software).
>> Please discuss this issue at the PyDev discussion forum:
> Thank you for replay, but I'm still not sure what to think about it...
> Marc 'BlackJack' Rintsch in his replay to my post says that it would be to
> complicated for IDE to keep track of all objects... isn't he right?

He is right. What would you expect from this piece of code:

foo = random.choose([A(), B(), C(), ..., Z()])

What PyDev does is to implement some heuristics that can guess easy 
cases - as you saw for yourself. But there is a limit to what can be 
done. Instead, it might even introduce errors.


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