[Lazarus] IDE doesn't ask whether to open program as new project or as regular file

Mattias Gaertner nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Fri Sep 10 17:35:16 CEST 2010

On Sun, 05 Sep 2010 11:41:24 +0200
Sven Barth <pascaldragon at googlemail.com> wrote:

> Hi!
> Is it normal that the IDE (0.9.29, rev 26569, Linux, GTK 2) doesn't ask 
> anymore whether I want to open a Pascal program as a regular file or I 
> want to create a new project for it?
> I had quickly created a small test app for an issue report in an 
> external editor and wanted to test it inside Lazarus (because I found a 
> problem with CodeTools). But when I opened (File->Open) the program file 
> the IDE didn't ask what I want to use it for, but simply opened it as a 
> regular file (I already had another program open).

Yes for a lpr file.

When opening a lpi file via File->Open the IDE always asks.


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