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Bug 25010 - form editor should scan for suitable event handlers
Summary: form editor should scan for suitable event handlers
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: guibuilder
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Code (show other bugs)
Version: 3.x
Hardware: Other Other
: P3 blocker (vote)
Assignee: issues@guibuilder
Depends on:
Reported: 2002-06-20 21:28 UTC by Marcel Maré
Modified: 2008-04-28 16:23 UTC (History)
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Description Marcel Maré 2002-06-20 21:28:42 UTC
It would be nice if when attaching an event handler to a form in the form 
editor, it would scan the form source for existing event handlers that fit 
the required method signature. The list box could be populated with 
candidates. This would alleviate the manual and errorprone typing of the 
Comment 1 Marek Grummich 2002-07-22 09:59:00 UTC
Set target milestone to TBD
Comment 2 Marek Grummich 2002-07-22 10:03:26 UTC
Set target milestone to TBD
Comment 3 Tomas Pavek 2005-05-16 16:25:15 UTC
The problem here is that the combo box that could contain the suitable event
handlers methods is already used for something else (lists all event handlers
attached to the event). But this could be probably distinguished if entering the
first handler.

See also issue 33529.