|Re: [ide-dev] Auto content assist|
> The foremost issue is what Mickael Istria mentioned: the completion API needs to be adapted to work in asynchronous mode, instead of in the UI thread. Otherwise, enabling auto-invocation of completion is almost certain to be a grief to the user.
I disagree with that. The existing JDT content assist is expected to return results fast. Slow completion processors are flagged and disabled. So, there won't be more delay than when you currently type '.' or invoke Ctrl+Space. Did you try it before commenting here?