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KDE Advanced Text Editor

Kate is a multi-document, multi-view text editor by KDE. It features stuff like codefolding, syntaxhighlighting, dynamic word wrap, an embedded console, an extensive plugin interface and some preliminary scripting support.

Features:

  • MDI, window splitting, window tabbing
  • Spell checking
  • CR, CRLF, LF newline support
  • Encoding support (utf-8, utf-16, ascii etc.)
  • Encoding conversion
  • Regular expression based find & replace
  • Powerful syntax highlighting and bracket matching
  • Code and text folding
  • Infinite undo/redo support
  • Block selection mode
  • Auto indentation
  • Auto completion support
  • Shell integration
  • Wide protocol support (http, ftp, ssh, webdav etc.) using kioslaves
  • Plugin architecture for the application and editor component
  • Customizable shortcuts
  • Integrated command line
  • Scriptable using JavaScript

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Details for kate

License
GPL-2.0+
Last updated
21 April 2020

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Ubuntu 18.04
Ubuntu 20.04
Ubuntu 19.10
Ubuntu 16.04
KDE Neon 18.04
Ubuntu 19.04
Zorin OS 15
Linux Mint 19.3
Ubuntu 18.10
Manjaro
Debian 10
Linux Mint 19.1
elementary OS 5.1.4
Zorin OS 12

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