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Release Notes: This is a bugfix release, but is also has new features. The syntax scanning engine and the filebrowser are much faster, with less memory usage. Projects now store the active document and active line numbers. Indenting is improved in auto-completion and smart indenting. Bookmarks and the paste special have been improved. OS X supports Mavericks, Retina display, opening from the finder, etc. Almost all syntax highlighting has been improved. There are also bugfixes, including ones for wrapped text, the replace engine, the split lines feature, auto-recovery, etc.

Release Notes: This release has fixes for tab width, the blocksync feature, scrollwheel zoom, language syntax detection and character encoding detection, toggle comment, split view, and more. Performance has been improved, most notably the speed of the auto-completion popup. New features include simpler search options, paste special (to paste images from LibreOffice, for example), control-tab to switch to the most recent document, save as copy, and pylint, cssmin, jsmin, csstidy, and php_beautifier integration.

Release Notes: This release has mostly many minor bugfixes and many minor enhancements. There are only few major changes: a corrupted state in the syntax scanner that could lead to a segfault was fixed, code folding had major fixes and improvements, search had major fixes, and a Lorem Ipsum generator was added. The GUI was restructured in some areas, some shortcut key combinations were added, and some visibility features were added and improved. On the Web front, some dialogs were added for HTML5. Many language files were improved with user configurable options.

  •  08 Mar 2012 22:57

Release Notes: This is a bugfix release. A regression in the search functionality causing a segfault, multiple replaces close to each other, and the broken cursor positioning in the Zencoding plugin were also fixed. On Windows, handling of the profile directory with non-ASCII characters was fixed and on Mac OS X, image browsing in the image dialog was fixed. Two GTK3-related bugs were fixed. Some small improvements were made such as slightly faster startup and no more annoying scrolling of the file browser. New features: duplicate line, delete line, and a Catalan translation.

Release Notes: This is mostly a bugfix release, but it has one major new feature: Zencoding support. The bugfixes include a fix to build on Gtk+-2.22, updates for many translations, a fix for PCRE regular expression searching, several layout fixes for Gtk+-3.2, several obscure segfault fixes, a fix for autocompletion of variables in PHP, <img> dialog fixes, and some memory-leak fixes.

  •  26 Nov 2011 03:19

Release Notes: This release works with GTK 3 (GTK 2 is still supported), and the syntax scanner had a major overhaul to make it faster. There is a new search and replace function, which also supports search and replace in files on disk. Other new features include a context-aware toggle comment function and a select block feature, the auto-completion of user-defined functions, and a jump function that will bring you immediately the the definition of a function. Many existing features have been improved and polished and support for new languages has been added, such as Google Go, Vala, and Ada.

Release Notes: This release improves syntax highlighting performance and performance when scrolling in large files. It adds a couple of features such as a split view feature, Clojure, Wordpress, Pascal, jQuery, Processing, and R syntax. Various features have improved such as tag closing, toggle comment, spell check with HTML entities, joining and splitting lines, bookmarks in projects, the preferences user interface, and more. On the portability front: language selection on Windows, and there is a binary for OSX 10.5 as well as 10.6. Two new translations are added: Nynorsk and Hungarian.

Release Notes: This is a minor bugfix and minor feature enhancement release. Most notably, two crashes have been resolved and a "jump to reference" feature has been added to quickly open a referenced filename. The translations have been improved. The Danish and Russian translations are fully up to date now.

Release Notes: Enhancements include improved spell checking, right margin display, improved indenting functionality, and CFML (cold fusion) support. Bugfixes include fixes in a couple of HTML tag dialogs and two exotic segfault fixes. Native Windows support has improved compared to 2.0.0, and there is a native Mac OS X package.

  •  19 Feb 2010 16:53

Release Notes: After 16 development releases and 3 release candidates, Bluefish 2.0.0 is finally ready, and is considered the most stable and feature-rich Bluefish release. The editor itself is completely rewritten with much better syntax support, autocompletion support, in-line spell checking, and more, several new plugins are available, and many new tools have been added.


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