EditXT 1.6.0

An open source programmer's text editor for Mac OS X
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EditXT is a free and open source programmer's text editor for developers using Mac OS X.

EditXT has been written in Python with PyObjC.

Main features:

  • Syntax highlighting for Python and JavaScript (more definitions can be added).
  • Find/Replace with regular expression support and other conveniences.
  • Smart indent/dedent with tabs or spaces.
  • Comment/uncomment selection.
  • Word wrap.
  • Line numbers.
  • Cursor position/selection length indicator.
  • Unix/Mac/Windows line ending support.
  • Document pane with drag/drop support.
  • Undo beyond save and beyond auto-reload on external change.
  • Persistent projects (cannot save project as file yet).
  • Preliminary support for character encodings other than UTF-8.
  • Sort lines tool.
  • Over 1500 unit tests (OK, not really a feature)

last updated on:
December 2nd, 2014, 16:13 GMT
file size:
10 MB
license type:
developed by:
Daniel Miller
operating system(s):
Mac OS X
binary format:
Universal Binary
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What's New in This Release:
  • Toggle last command output with Escape key.
  • Add "ack" command integration for code search. Command output contains clickable links to open files. Command+click to open files in background. Ack (http://beyondgrep.com/) must be installed and the path to the ack executable may need to be specified in preferences. For example:
  • command:
  • ack:
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