[Lazarus] Project / Save Project As ... - expected behavior?
john.repucci at gmail.com
Sat Apr 2 21:20:40 CEST 2011
>> > On Fri, 1 Apr 2011 20:54:11 -0500
>> > John Repucci <john.repucci at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > > If I have a project that works (ie: compiles correctly...) and I do a
>> > > Project / Save Project As ... into a different directory with a
>> > > different name, should I expect that the new project should contain
>> > > all necessary files and compile correctly?
>> I believe that currently it is necessary to use the menu "View / Units..." for each unit then do a "File / Save as..." for each of the units. I also think that when a unit is saved that it's form is automatically saved... someone please correct me if this is wrong.
> If you want to move many units, it may be easier to edit the lpi file.
Ignoring the effort to make the changes ...
Is either of these procedures (move one file at a time or edit the lpi
file) the way this should ideally work?
I was expecting that Save Project As ... would allow me to clone the
project so I could start a spin-off. Would "Project / Publish
Project do a clone?
Is there any reason I should not create an enhancement / feature
request to change this behavior?
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