gedit 2.18.0 released
Posted on: 03/12/2007 07:28 AM

gedit 2.18.0 has been released

gedit is the official text editor of the GNOME desktop.

This is the first release of the new stable series and will be part of GNOME 2.18. Featuring many bugfixes and improvements, we consider it the most stable and polished gedit release up to date.

Among other things,
- gedit now notifies you when a file you are editing is changed by
another application
- the spellchecking plugin now uses the enchant library
- the modelines plugin has been rewritten to reduce memory footprint,
improving startup time and memory usage in the default configuration
- the filebrowser plugin follows the nautilus preferences with regard
to single-click behavior
- the external tools plugin allows to write and share scripts more
- many stability enhancements
- many new and improved translations



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