Visual D Needs refactoring capabilities and better error handling

Prudence via Digitalmars-d-ide digitalmars-d-ide at
Sun Sep 6 11:10:20 PDT 2015

On Sunday, 6 September 2015 at 09:14:49 UTC, Rainer Schuetze 
> On 05.09.2015 18:49, Prudence wrote:
>> 1. A simple "refactor" on the RMB popup on a word in the text 
>> editor.
>> This is pretty common among modern languages and should be 
>> easy to add.
> Reliable refactoring is never easy, and D is a pretty 
> complicated language. As a first step I've recently added a 
> "Find references" command but that doesn't yet work too well.
>> 2. I'm routinely having to flip from the errors tab to the 
>> output tab
>> because the output is not being processed for errors. (errors 
>> tab is
>> empty, yet it shows there are errors(by number))
> There seem to be some "not implemented" messages in the "Test 
> Cloud" output window that show up in the Error List if you 
> choose "Entire Solution" as the filter. I'll have to 
> investigate where these come from.

Ok, I had current project set(there is only one project) and it 
would not show the errors(I'd have to swap to the output window 
every time). Setting it to Entire Solution did work. I did't get 
any superfluous messages.

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