[Python-mode] How to configure autocompletion?

Andreas Röhler andreas.roehler at online.de
Mon Dec 5 07:16:40 CET 2011


Am 05.12.2011 01:38, schrieb Brendan Miller:
> On Sat, Dec 3, 2011 at 11:31 PM, Andreas Röhler
> <andreas.roehler at online.de>  wrote:
>> Am 03.12.2011 22:58, schrieb Brendan Miller:
>>
>>> M-TAB does does smart autocompletion in emacs.
>>>
>>
>> would call that rather completion, while auto-completion starts by
>> themselves - just auto
>>
>> BTW we are preparing it,
>>
>> https://blueprints.launchpad.net/python-mode/+spec/context-sensitive-completion
>
> Kind of off topic, but that email comparing emacs and kdevelop for C++
> is very misleading because emacs already has the features he is
> talking about in kdevelop, that's what CEDET does, and because also
> kdevelop is for QT which does not use modern C++. QT predates standard
> C++ and the standard library, so it duplicates a lot of stuff without
> modern C++ features like templates and namespaces. For this reason,
> I'm not sure whether kdevelop is designed to handle modern C++ code
> bases (can't say I've tried it though).
>
> That email also seems to imply that emacs development is slow, and
> complains about "the tyrrany[sic] of a certain old-time maintainer of
> emacs"... Actually, I've found emacs development to be moving pretty
> quickly; emacs 24 is almost out with a ton of new features. Also,
> Richard Stallman is no longer the maintainer of emacs, and the new guy
> seems very proactive about updating the way emacs works. A whole slew
> of fundamental changes have been made recently...
>

Thanks. Added it to the related Blueprint.

Andreas


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