ANN: eric v. 3.5.0 available

Detlev Offenbach detlev at
Sun Oct 3 14:26:54 CEST 2004


I am proud to announce the immediate availability of eric v. 3.5.0. It is
available via


This release includes some new features and a bunch of usability
enhancements. For details see the attached release notes.

Detlev Offenbach
detlev at
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This is a feature relase of the eric3 Python IDE. The most notable feature enhancements are:

- multiple views to the same document
- lexer support for Perl and Bash
- automatic syntax checks of Python files upon save/open
- syntax check for Quixote page template files
- autosave feature
- limit the effect of a search and search/replace to a range of lines

- show contents of simple Qt-types while debugging
- add breakpoints while the debugger is executing

Python shell:
- a Python shell based on the QScintilla widget with autocompletion,
  calltips and syntax highlighting

- new dialogs to compare files
- enhanced the file/class browser
- a new window layout called "floating windows"
- a new icon set based on crystal icons

- French translations

- improved Subversion integration
- drag and drop support
- single instance mode
- enhanced unicode support

Please note that Python versions prior to 2.2.0 are not supported anymore.

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