[MonoDevelop] automated task list
Thu, 01 Jul 2004 03:04:13 -0400
Davy Brion wrote:
> On Thu, 01 Jul 2004 01:39:09 -0400, Chris Vickerson <email@example.com> wrote:
>>Is there any plans to add comments that automatically wire up to the
>>task lists (vs .net & #develop style)? For example: when you add "//
>>TODO come back and fix me" to your code an item is automatically added
>>to your task list.
> this would definitely be a feature that most of us would like to see.
> it would infringe on a microsoft patent though:
Sigh. This is a feature we could add. I am sure someone will eventually.
It isnt on my short or long term todo list (ironic that ;) ), but anyone
is free to implement this and give a patch. I believe it might even be
However. It is *never* a good idea to *ever* mention *ANY* patent in
*ANY* public forum. You can not infringe on a patent you don't know
about (or so I've heard).
And another however. There is prior art out the ass for this, so this
isnt a patent I would be afraid of potentially infringing.
> but then again, who cares about bogus patents anyway? ;)
No patent is bogus until it is found bogus in court, some are just
scarier than others.