#gedit added to FreeSMUG directory #OSX

News ยป #gedit added to FreeSMUG directory #OSX

Posted on 11 May 2011 11:08

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gedit, the official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment added to Office/Editing directory.

While aiming at simplicity and ease of use, gedit is a powerful general purpose text editor.
Currently it features:

  • Full support for internationalized text (UTF-8)
  • Configurable syntax highlighting for various languages (C, C++, Java, HTML, XML, Python, Perl and many others)
  • Undo/Redo
  • Editing files from remote locations
  • File reverting
  • Print and print preview support
  • Clipboard support (cut/copy/paste)
  • Search and replace
  • Go to specific line
  • Auto indentation
  • Text wrapping
  • Line numbers
  • Right margin
  • Current line highlighting
  • Bracket matching
  • Backup files
  • Configurable fonts and colors
  • A complete online user manual

gedit features also a flexible plugin system which can be used to dynamically add new advanced features to gedit itself.
See the plugins page for more info on the existing plugins.
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