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Thanks, it's getting better every time, but there are still a few things
to fix/implement:

1. Sorry to disappoint you but it's still stealing clicks from editor window
when you press CTRL. which turns some of the syntax into links
(a "born to steal" plug-in huh? :)
I don't know the implementation details but every time the mouse
cursor is not the standard arrow you must not process clicks.

2. It would be great to have a few new features (most of them inspired by
MS VisualStudio):
2.1. I desperately need a way to use keyboard to make rectangular
selections.
Mouse is too imprecise for this especially for very tall (more than
window
height) rectangles.
2.2. Ideally I'd like to have a menu/key switch between rectangle and normal
modes (like in TextPad) with some sort of indicator of current
state.
2.3. Selections with zero width must select the whole lines of text rather
than
nothing. In this case you don't have to hit "home" first to select a
block of
text which (along with 2.1) makes it very handy (you just hit
Shift+Up/Down
anywhere on a line to select a block of lines). In fact in
VisualStudio,
rectangular mode was my default setting since you actually rarely
select
streams of text, but rather complete blocks (multiple lines) of text
or word[s]
within one line. Both cases are actually rectangles.
2.4. After "cut" operation the cursor must be positioned on the left top
corner
of the selection so immediate "paste" after "cut" would restore the
text
the way it was before "cut". It's a very handy alternative to "undo"
and, besides,
in most cases you need rectangles to deal with table-like structures
(to swap
table columns for example). If I have a 1000 rows table, every time I
perform
column "cut" I have to go 1000 lines up first to position cursor for
"paste"
rather then just move right or left for a few characters.
2.4.1. "Selector Paste Special" must be default paste operation (or even
better
configurable). During 15+ years of development I had may be few
cases
when I needed to split a wide table into set of more narrow
tables
(i.e. "Selector Paste"). Column swap is much more frequent
operation.

I'm sorry if it's too much for you :)
Thanks again anyway, Oleg

"Jordan Zimmerman" <jordanz@altura.com> wrote in message
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The plugin was stealing clicks in message windows. Hopefully, the plugin

has

learned its lesson, will stop stealing things and pursue a moral life.

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http://www.intellij.org/twiki/bin/view/Main/SelectorPlugin

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Jordan Zimmerman
Altura International
Catalog City

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"Oleg Danilov" <o_danilov@yahoo.com> wrote in message
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1. Sorry to disappoint you but it's still stealing clicks from editor

window

when you press CTRL. which turns some of the syntax into links

I'll see what I can do. It's so hard working in the dark.There's essentially
no documentation on the OpenAPI.

I'm sorry if it's too much for you :)

Not at all. I'm glad to know someone is using it. I'll try to implement as I
get time.

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Jordan Zimmerman
Altura International
Catalog City


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