ANN: Wing IDE 5.0.7 released

Discussion in 'Python' started by Wingware, Jun 16, 2014.

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    Wingware has released version 5.0.7 of Wing IDE, our cross-platform
    development environment for the Python programming language.

    Wing IDE includes a professional quality code editor with vi, emacs,
    visual studio,
    and other key bindings, auto-completion, call tips, goto-definition,
    find uses, refactoring,
    context-aware auto-editing, a powerful graphical debugger, version
    control, unit testing,
    search, and many other features. For details see

    Changes in this minor release include:

    * Right click on editor to move program counter within the bottom stack
    * Support Maya 2015 and MotionBuilder 2015
    * Support for Nuke version 8
    * Support for Stackless Python version 3.3
    * How-To for using Wing IDE with Source Filmmaker
    * Support for Python 2.6+ built with Visual Studio 2012
    * Added a legend for the auto-completer icons in the documentation
    * Preference to control whether Wing quits on OS X when the last window
    is closed (default=False)
    * Added color palettes based on Solarized by Ethan Schoonover
    * Fixed matplotlib TkAgg backend support for Python 3
    * Several VI mode fixes
    * Goto symbol in index menu even if it's the current menu choice
    * Improve keyboard navigability of list widgets
    * About 25 other bug fixes

    For details see

    A summary of new features in Wing 5:

    * Native GUI on OS X and better overall OS-native look and feel
    * Draggable tools and editors
    * Configurable toolbar and editor & project context menus
    * Lockable editor splits and mode to open different files in each split
    * Sharable color palettes and syntax highlighting configurations
    * Auto-editing is on by default (except some operations that have a
    learning curve)
    * Optional Python Turbo completion (context-appropriate completion on
    all non-symbol keys)
    * Improved Source Assistant with PEP 287 docstring rendering and return
    * Move debug program counter
    * Named file sets
    * New Project dialog
    * Sharable launch configurations and named entry points
    * Asynchronous I/O in Debug Probe and Python Shell
    * More control over unit testing environment
    * Initial preferences dialog for new users
    * Support for Python 3.4 and Stackless Python 3.3
    * Support for Django 1.6
    * Support for matplotlib on Anaconda and with MacOSX backend
    * Support for Maya 2015, MotionBuilder 2015, Nuke 8, and Source Filmmaker
    * Improved integrated and PDF documentation
    * Expanded and rewritten tutorial

    For more information on what's new in Wing 5, see

    Free trial:
    Feature list:

    Questions? Don't hesitate to email us at .



    Stephan Deibel
    Wingware | Python IDE

    The Intelligent Development Environment for Python Programmers
    Wingware, Jun 16, 2014
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