[Tutor] Question about autocomplete functionality

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Tue Jun 12 21:45:41 CEST 2012

On 12/06/12 20:01, Richard Querin wrote:

> tags that have ever been entered and use a sort of autocomplete
> functionality to make them quicker to enter. And to reduce the number
> of, and discourage the use of, 'almost duplicate' tags.
> Are there any resources out there (libraries, tutorials etc) that could
> help me figure this sort of autocomplete functionality out?

IDLE does autocomplete so you could look at how it does it - since it is 
written in Python... The IDLE mailing list can probably help find the 
right source file.


Alan G
Author of the Learn to Program web site

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