When using ECB, the lines for function names are often long and get cut-off in the sidebar:
Is there a way to show the full line that the cursor is at in the mini buffer when it is cut off due to its window not being wide enough?
For the specific case of ECB, I solved this by realizing that on mouse hover over the method in ECB's methods buffer, a tooltip is shown with the full function definition. I then put this into my
;; show tooltips in echo area (tooltip-mode -1) (setq tooltip-use-echo-area t) (global-set-key (kbd "C-x t") 'display-local-help) ;; show tooltip
Now, putting the point over a cut-off function in ECB's methods area and pressing
C-x t shows the full function in the echo area, as I wanted: