Modern 3 and Autocomplete Test Build Available
Monday April 23rd, 2001
Asa Dotzler writes:
#74 Re: Why do they call this Auto-Complete ???
Tuesday April 24th, 2001 4:26 PM
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> The only disadvantage I can see with this method is that if you've been > to <http://www.mozilla.org/roadmap.html> (and no other pages at Mozilla.org), and > then later type <http://www.mozilla.org> and press Enter, you'll end up looking at > the Roadmap again.
Perhaps the best match should be the shortest match, if the shortest match is a substring of any match. In this way you will not end up at the Roadmap again, but at <http://www.mozilla.org.> Then TAB could be used to make auto-complete propose longer matches.