DCD: Autocomplete without the IDE

Jacob Carlborg doob at me.com
Sun Sep 15 23:32:22 PDT 2013

On 2013-09-15 23:41, Brian Schott wrote:

> I start and stop the server manually. I know that this should be
> improved, but there are a few other things that I'd like to focus on first.

Ok, I can probably add this to a menu.

> Things such as the standard library location can be placed in
> $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/dcd/dcd.conf or $HOME/.config/dcd/dcd.conf on Linux or
> BSD, or dcd.conf (in the same directory as the server executable) on
> Windows. The server reads this on startup and caches all .d and .di
> files that it finds in the paths in that file.

Ok, I see. But a user needs to be able use different compilers for 
different projects. I'll see if I can use the project specific settings 
and fall back on dcd.conf.

> Symbols are filtered by the import statements that are contained in the
> text that you send to dcd-client, so there shouldn't be a conflict. If
> you have multiple foo backages each with a bar module, then it'll
> probably break.

So ideally one server per session/project. That won't conflict, right? I 
can just use different ports?

/Jacob Carlborg

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