[MonoDevelop] Navigate to dialog item filter

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Mon Aug 2 14:31:23 EDT 2010

On Mon, Aug 2, 2010 at 10:41 AM, Lluis Sanchez Gual
<slluis.devel at gmail.com> wrote:
>> The new matcher  matches "AbCdEf" when a filter "bC" is given. And it
>> matches "DatabaseObject" when "DOB" is given - the latter may match (I
>> don't think it should - upper case should always force a word jump
>> IMHO) - but the bug report was about
>> "DatabaseObject" vs. "DatabaseObjectBase"  - in that case
>> "DatabaseObjectBase" should be selected (however with "dob", "Dob" or
>> "DOb" the "DatabaseObject" is the better match).
> When typing in lowercase, the algorithm should consider that any letter
> can potentially be a word start. Also, short matches should have
> priority over longer matches. So 'dob' should match 'DatabaseObject'.
> I'm OK about interpreting upper case letters as a forced word start,
> although I never use that. If I want to look for DatabaseObjectBase it
> is faster to type 'doba' than 'DOB'.

FWIW, I always uppercase my acronyms and word boundaries, so I'd like
my search to be faster :)

Michael Hutchinson

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