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axe is a simple to use text editor for X that represents a significant improvement over xedit. Also built around the Athena Text Widget it features, amongst other things,

  • multiple windows, buffers
  • configurable menus, optional configurable button interface
  • provision for defining keyboard macros
  • file selection via a browser
  • parenthesis matching, regular expression searching
  • restricted or unlimited undo
  • ability to change font
  • both brief and comprehensive (hypertext) on-line help

Current Version:   6.1.2

License Type:   Free software, BSD-like copyright.

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