Editra 0.7.0 Released

VERSION 0.7.00
DATE 04/22/2012
49th Alpha Release


This is a stabilization and maintenance release targeting bugs that have been reported over the last several months. Biggest fix is to try to correct some utf-8 handling errors that were observed by some users of the 0.6.99 release. See release notes below for specific changes in this release.

NEW: [features/enhancements]

  • +New version of CodeBrowser plugin (bug fixes for Python, XML, HTML)
  • +New version of Launch (configurable line buffering, bug fixes)
  • +Update all translations with current launchpad.


  • +Fix error that could occur when selecting text in some environments under certain cases.
  • +Fix crash that could occur during shutdown during page load.
  • +Fix crash that could occur when trying to retrieve binary data from clipboard to update clipboard ring.
  • +Fix crash that could happen when replace in selection action finds no matches.
  • +Fix crash that could occur when starting Editra again immediately after closing another running instance due to zombie IPC thread.
  • +Fix crash that could occur in vi emulation due to bad command mapping.
  • +Fix crashes that could occur when loading plugins that throw errors during creation.
  • +Fix crash when system fails to return control reference when print is requested.
  • +Ensure requested locale is available prior to trying to create it.
  • +Fix incorrect line getting deleted by line delete action with some encodings.