Scoping for a specific search category in GTSpotter

GTSpotter let’s you search flexibly for all sorts of objects, and the results are typically split into multiple search categories. In this post we take a quick look at scoping your search to a specific category only.

Let’s say that you want to search for some Collection* package. Typing Collec produces matches in multiple search categories, including classes, packages or implementors:


Using a hashed word filters the search for the category name. In our case, adding #pa retrieves only the desired packages:


Posted by Tudor Girba at 23 April 2015, 10:27 pm with tags analysis, moose, pharo, analysis, spike link