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

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Mon Sep 13 11:15:20 CEST 2010

Am 10.09.2010 17:35, schrieb Mattias Gaertner:
> 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.

Is this a changed behavior? I remember that it wasn't always like 
this... (or do I have problems with my memory? :) ).

Nevertheless: could an option be added to ask on lpr files as well 
(again?) ? I'll also create an issue report for it if you want. (So that 
this isn't forgotten) :)


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