[clangd-dev] Sending fixits to client with LSP diagnostics

Alex L via clangd-dev clangd-dev at lists.llvm.org
Fri Aug 3 14:00:44 PDT 2018

Thanks for the reply! I'll work on the patch to add the support for fix-its.

On 2 August 2018 at 03:11, Ilya Biryukov <ibiryukov at google.com> wrote:

> Hi Alex,
> We discussed it internally inside our team and I think everyone agrees
> that would be the right thing to do. We don't work on it currently, though,
> so no overlap on our side.
> Unfortunately, LSP does not support this, so this would be an extension.

> BTW, consider implementing the current scheme for fix-its that uses
> textDocument/codeAction and matches on sent diagnostics. It's not ideal, as
> it forces clangd to stash fix-its in memory. But it does work well in
> practice (we've tested only in VSCode, though).
> If you don't need to support applying diagnostics in batches, this
> approach might work well for your use-case too.

Unfortunately the existing scheme doesn't really work with our system. We'd
like to pass in all of the data we need in publishDiagnostics, and let the
client apply the fix-its.


> On Wed, Aug 1, 2018 at 10:19 PM Alex L via clangd-dev <
> clangd-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Has there been any discussion on sending fixits from the server to client
>> as part of the 'publishDiagnostics' LSP response?
>> I would like to start working on an extension for this (disabled by
>> default), and would like to avoid duplicate work if there are already
>> people working on it :)
>> Thanks,
>> Alex
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> Regards,
> Ilya Biryukov
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