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In ivy mode, commands that have input as prefix of their name should be presented first #265
Using standard completion or icomplete-mode,
Would it be possible to sort the list of completions so that prefix matches of the input string come before other possibilities?
You should use a dedicated command for M-x:
(global-set-key (kbd "M-x") 'counsel-M-x)
It already comes with
Alternatively, you can rely on
(setq ivy-re-builders-alist '((t . ivy--regex-fuzzy)))
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Nov 13, 2015
I reconsidered the customization interface because of #269. You should now use:
(setq ivy-sort-matches-functions-alist '((t . ivy--prefix-sort)))
to turn on the prefix sorting. It's more flexible, since it allows to turn on extra sorting only for some commands if you want.