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Geany 0.20

Geany is a text editor using the GTK2 toolkit with basic features of an integrated development environment. It was developed to provide a small and fast IDE, which has only a few dependencies from other packages.

Changes in Geany 0.20:
  • Improved compatibility with GVFS using GIO to save documents
  • Fix sometimes crashing when closing a modified document and choosing Save
  • Reorganise Find in Files dialog and add Files pattern to filter search results
  • Show mimetype icon in sidebar Documents list and notebook popup menu
  • Add per-document indent width setting
  • Fix passing quoted arguments when using 'Send Selection to'. This means e.g. sed 's/\./(dot)/g' now works
  • Add alternative color scheme based on Python colors (View->Editor->Color Schemes - not all filetypes supported yet).

The Geany Plugins 0.20 package got two new plugins: UpdateChecker and WebHelper as well as many changes for the GeanyExtraSel, eanyGenDoc, GeanyLaTeX and TreeBrowser plugins.

Complete changelog: Geany 0.20 | Geany Plugins 0.20

Install Geany and Geany Plugins 0.20 in Ubuntu

Add the Geany PPA and install Geany in Ubuntu Karmic, Lucid and Maverick using the following commands:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:geany-dev/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install geany geany-plugins