[Lazarus] Cannot use bookmarks in code window - why?

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at gmail.com
Sun Apr 23 20:28:49 CEST 2023

On Sun, 23 Apr 2023 19:55:48 +0200, Martin Frb via lazarus
<lazarus at lists.lazarus-ide.org> wrote:

>On 23/04/2023 19:39, Bo Berglund via lazarus wrote:
>> I have started a new project in Lazarus 2.2.6/Fpc3.2.2 on a Linux machine
>> I have looked at the same version of Lazarus on my Windows workstation and there
>> when I right-click the gutter to the left of the code there is a popup menu with
>> "Goto Bookmark" and "Toggle Bookmark" and when I click one of these a secondary
>> menu pops up with further alternative of where to go etc.
>> But on the RPi4 (via VNC) there is *nothing* happening if I click on any of the
>> two bookmark related lines in the first pop-up menu....
>> No secondary menu shows up at all...
>There was an issue that has been fixed for Lazarus 2.4 (i.e. in 2.3).
>It is possible that the fix wasn't backported for some reason.
>Though currently we have reports  that there may be individual cases 
>were the problem persists in 2.3.
>However despite lots of testing, this has not been reproducible. So the 
>status is unknown.
>You can set bookmarks using
>    shift-ctrl-1  .. 0
>and go to them
>    ctrl-1  .. 0
>Assuming your OS/Desktop has no shortcuts on those combos.
>If there is a conflict, you can change the Desktop, or Lazarus.

Thanks, that worked fine!

Any timetable for Lazarus 2.4.0 release?

Bo Berglund
Developer in Sweden

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