[Eric] eric4 - suggestions

Detlev Offenbach detlev at die-offenbachs.de
Sat Jul 7 08:28:44 BST 2007

On Samstag, 7. Juli 2007, Matthieu TC wrote:
> Hello.
> Thanks for your quick reply. Here is my follow-up.
> >>   -Can I recursively add ANY file/directory to the project (txt, tmpl,
> >> etc..). I've been trying to do that in multiple ways but it never
> >> worked.
> >
> >Yes you can. Just select the Add directory... entry of the project menu or
> > the project browser context menu and check the recursive checkbox.
> This hardly works as I would expect it to. If I try to add a directory to
> the source tab, I can only add .py files.. The filetype combobox in 'Add
> Directory...' does not reflect the changes to the Filetype associations.

That is correct. I'll have to revise the way the dialog works.

> Further, if I want to add a directory that is already there, the directory
> will be added twice. 

Upon opening a project eric4 scan all known directories of the project for new 
files and will show a dialog to add them. Alternatively you may activate the 
scan by selecting Project->Search new files...

> And the only way to recursively add any file under a 
> directory is to ever only use the 'others' tab and add it there.

Detlev Offenbach
detlev at die-offenbachs.de

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