LE has many block operations with stream and rectangular blocks, can edit both unix and dos style files (LF/CRLF), is binary clean, has hex mode, can edit text with multi-byte character encoding, has full undo/redo, can edit files and mmap-able devices in mmap shared mode (only replace), has tunable syntax highlighting, tunable color scheme (can use default colors), tunable key map. It is slightly similar to Norton Editor, but has more features.
Release Notes: Improved performance with multibyte characters. Adds support for MAC-style text (CR EOLs). Fixes a spurious error message when writing a block to a file. Fixes the "modified" flag of undo after saving the text. Fixes a hang when loading a file with a saved position beyond the EOF. New syntax patterns for golang; syntax updates for patch.
Release Notes: This release fixes a long standing bug with split multi-byte characters, adds more SQL keywords in syntax, and fixes an empty comment in m4 highlighting.
Release Notes: This release adds mouse wheel support, fixes a filename glitch, and fixes HTML comment highlighting.
Release Notes: Large-file support was added for mmap of a file part. Creating a file in mmap mode is no longer attempted. The license was changed to the GNU GPLv3 (regex.c already uses it).
Release Notes: Minor improvements were made and some bugs were fixed.