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Simplify Lin #15

remaerd opened this Issue · 5 comments

4 participants

Sean Cheng Katsuma Tanaka Tony Arnold Antoine Marcadet
Sean Cheng

I like the idea of Lin. And the popup window is really cool. But I think Lin should try to do less in my opinion.

I think Lin should works similar to KSImageNamed: When I try to use NSLocalizedString(), It will show us an auto-complete menu of Localised Strings. If we input a string that do not exist in the current Strings file, It will create those localise strings place holder for us; Showing a popup menu in the editor will block our workflow from typing code, and causing more bugs which make it harder to fix.

Katsuma Tanaka

Yes, you're totally right.
I've been avoiding Xcode's autocompletion because it looks difficult for me to implement.
But... maybe it's time to challenge.
I'll try. Thanks.

Sean Cheng

I don't have any experience about writing plugins so I don't know how hard to implement auto-complete. But I think KSImageNamed is open source which you can take a look at the code.

Wish you all my best.

Tony Arnold

I actually really like the ability to add new localisations in-situ. I agree that the list in the popover should be keyboard navigable, but that should be possible without restoring to a plain autocomplete popup.

Katsuma Tanaka

Yes, so my first task is making the current version perfect.
After that, there is chance to implement auto-complete popup.

Antoine Marcadet

FuzzyAutomplete has auto-complete implemented too, maybe you could find some interesting code inside.

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