Highlighting disappears

Kishore Jonnalagadda kitts.mailinglists at gmail.com
Thu May 1 03:49:32 UTC 2014


On Tuesday 29 Apr 2014 12:20:01 PM Leon Pollak wrote:
> On Tuesday 29 April 2014 11:09:35 Milian Wolff wrote:
> > On Tuesday 29 April 2014 11:47:16 Leon Pollak wrote:
> > > Hello, all.
> > > 
> > > There is a very useful feature in kdevelop - when one click on the name,
> > > all the occurrences of this name in the opened file is highlighted by
> > > yellow color by default.
> > > 
> > > My problem is that when I move cursor out of this name the coloring
> > > disappears. But I want to see it, scroll up/down, etc.!
> > > Is there any way to tell the kdevelop to keep the coloring?
> > 
> > Just use the shortcuts to "jump to next/prev use".
> > Bye
> 
> Thanks, Milian, but this is not so comfortable, as this does not allow one
> to see all of the occurrences in a visible way.
> 
> I found one "work-around" - move fast the cursor out of the text area to,
> for example, line numbers. But this is also not so comfortable...
> 
> BTW, I checked - this is NEW behavior - the previous versions kept the
> highlight forever when you removed the cursor.
> 
> Please, how this may be restored? Please!!!

This is indeed new behavior. To work around this, i currently double click on 
the word to select it. Then kate highlights all occurrences of the currently 
highlights all occurrences of the selected text.
-- 
Cheers!
Kishore


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