Bug 2834 - AutoComplete does not open after ']'
Summary: AutoComplete does not open after ']'
Status: CLOSED INVALID
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Text Editor ()
Version: 2.8.6
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- trivial
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mike Krüger
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2012-01-10 12:10 UTC by PJ
Modified: 2012-01-10 14:18 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description PJ 2012-01-10 12:10:53 UTC
During test run 23585.

I can start a line with any special character and then start typing any keyword and auto complete appears.

Except ']'.

After ], typing does not open the autocomplete box.

MonoDevelop 2.8.6
Comment 1 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-01-10 13:10:23 UTC
Autocompletion can only provide information that's are valid within the current context. If the context is not valid code, the it may not be able to provide completion. Do you have a more complete example for which completion fails?
Comment 2 PJ 2012-01-10 14:17:40 UTC
You're totally right. I never tested it with any valid code.

I talked to eric and he provided me with an example where autocomplete should open after a ] and it did work. "string[] s = new string[].XXX" autocomplete opened on the .

Problem is a bad test case. I will modify with correct steps and expected behavior.