A Simple Code Editor for GNUstepers


Gemas is a simple code editor with highlight syntax and auto indentation. Gemas depends on HighlighterKit framework of Saso Kiselkov. Here some of its features:

You can use all Gema's menu options in ProjectCenter, using the same shortcut keys. The menu option "Insert TAB" insert a real TAB, since Gemas use spaces instead TABs (except in GNUmakefiles).

Some screenshots

Gemas on WindowMaker Gemas in ProjectCenter Autocomplete



Of course, you should have installed GNUstep and HighlighterKit.

There is available a package with a couple of themes for the highlighter here. Just untar the package at ~/GNUstep/Library.


Gemas is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.


Germán Arias

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