Idea: Viewing where/how often a block/variable/object shape has been used

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#1

A feature I’d like to see in Hopscotch is:

the ability to view how many times a block/variable/object shape has been used in a project, and in which rules.

I’d use it for this type of project:

I’d use it for when I can’t remember in what object’s code I set a variable to 1.

Here are some examples of Hopscotch code that could be improved if we had this:

Convenience could possibly be improved? I don’t know.

Here is an example design I’ve made:

I’ve seen something similar in another programming languages, it looks like this:

I haven’t seen anything similar in other programming languages (because I don’t really use other programming languages).


(Ooh a form thingy comes up when you select this category, noice)

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#2

1st post yay cool idea

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#3

This is awesome, great idea!

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#4

Great idea!

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#5

Nice idea!

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#6

Very creative!

I think a “Search for code” at the top of the object editor would work well

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#7

This is a very useful idea! Question: Will clones be included in this?

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#8

I don’t know if clones would be included

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#9

Cool idea! I would really love to see this in Hopscotch.

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#10

for example, you could clone an object to drag around. If you used that custom block for that, would they list the clone?

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#11

I guess? I don’t know

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