Editra is a multi-platform text editor with an implementation that focuses on creating an easy to use interface and features that aid in code development. Currently it supports syntax highlighting and variety of other useful features for over 60 programming languages.
Editra is freely available for use under the terms of the wxWindows License.
Currently the project is in the alpha development phase but test builds of "stable" points are available for download and trial as Windows and Mac OSX(Universal) binaries, currently other Unix and Linux based systems will have to install from source using the included setup script. Please feel free give it a try and to report bugs and request features.
The chat forum page is now closed for any new registrations.
The continued problems with spam bots attacking the page and general low user traffic has brought this decision. Communication and questions can continue to be asked through google group page, issue tracker, or contact emails.
53rd Alpha Release
Packt Publishing the publsher of the wxPython Cookbook is about to publish its 1000th title. As part of the celebration for this milestone they have informed me that anyone that is signed up on their website or signs up between now and September 30th will get a surprise gift! So if your interested just head over to Packt Publishing's website and create an account. More information on the event can also be found in this article which is also found on their website.
Enigma is a new plugin that provides tools for encoding and decoding text. In its initial release it supports base16 through base64 text encoding and decoding. When installed an enabled the plugin adds a submenu to the text editor windows contextual right click menu, allowing for the manipulation of the currently selected text.
The latest version of the PyStudio plugin has been released and is available for install in the Plugin Manager.
This version adds many new features and bug fixes since the last major release.