Add ability to forward line numbers through file search



17 years ago
8 years ago


(Reporter: alecf, Unassigned)


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17 years ago
Some debugging tools only give you the filename and linenumber by default - it
would be neat to hook them up to lxr, but you have to search for the file.

I think it would be quite cool if you could pass the line numbers through the
filename search, and it would append them to the links as anchors.

What do I mean?
lets say I want to look in the file "nsXULDocument.cpp" on line 47. I could put
the url into lxr as

then the only match it finds would have the link:

Comment 1

16 years ago
do you really need to rely on lxr? bonsai can do this:

Comment 2

16 years ago
oh neat. That's good... but I still want it through lxr. Maybe cvsguess can be
tweaked to support lxr too.
reassigning endico's bugs to default owner
Assignee: endico → chase

Comment 4

13 years ago
Mass reassign of open bugs for to build@mozilla-org.bugs.
Assignee: chase → build
QA Contact: timeless → lxr
Reassigning all LXR bugs assigned to build@mozilla-org.bugs to the default LXR owner (sorry Bear!)

We aren't actively working on these (if that's wrong, please reassign to yourself/a real person). 
Assignee: build → bear
QA Contact: lxr → timeless


12 years ago
Blocks: 361839


12 years ago
No longer blocks: 361839
Severity: normal → enhancement


12 years ago
Blocks: 361839
QA Contact: timeless → lxr
Assignee: bear → nobody
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