[OSM-dev] JOSM patch: add property auto-complete / last selectedpersistence

Andy Robinson Andy_J_Robinson at blueyonder.co.uk
Thu Apr 12 13:12:27 BST 2007


Matthew Gates wrote:
>Sent: 12 April 2007 12:34 PM
>To: OSM List
>Subject: [OSM-dev] JOSM patch: add property auto-complete / last
>selectedpersistence
>
>Hi,
>
>I've recently started with OSM, and I'm a bit addicted already.  

Welcome to OSM, we all know the feeling ;-)

>I felt JOSM
>could do with a few usability tweaks, so I tried to implement them.  Hope
>this is the right place to post a patch
>
>I'm not a java developer at all, so please excuse terrible blunders and
>ungliness.
>
>The patch adds autocomplete to the add properties dialog, and also
>remembers
>the last selected property ID between uses of the dialog.
>
>I feel this helps usability quite a bit for such a trivial change.
>
>I used a public domain implementation of the auto complete functionality,
>which can be used with any JComboBox (and some drived) controls, without
>the need to subclass it, which I thought was a very nice thing.
>
>Patch attached.
>
>Hope this is an appropriate place/method to propose patches.
>

Posting here is a good a place as any and taking in interest in coding
anything is also very welcome.

Cheers

Andy

Andy Robinson
Andy_J_Robinson at blueyonder.co.uk 



>Cheers,
>--
>Matthew Gates






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