text editor

JEdit Text Editor


jEdit text editor is available under the GNU General Public License version 2.0.

It is written in Java and runs on any operating system with Java support, including BSD, Linux, macOS and Windows.

License: GNU/GPLv2


SciTE Text Editor


SciTE text editor or SCIntilla based Text Editor is a cross-platform text editor written by Neil Hodgson, using the Scintilla editing component.

Lightweight and built for speed, it is designed mainly for source editing, and performs syntax highlighting and inline function reference for many different languages.

SciTE text editor.

"There is a standalone .exe available for Microsoft Windows, intended for USB flash drives."

FocusWriter Text Editor


FocusWriter text editor is a simple, distraction-free writing environment.

 It utilizes a hide-away interface that you access by moving your mouse to the edges of the screen.

This allows the program to have a familiar look and feel to it while still getting out of the way so that you can immerse yourself in your work.

 It’s available for Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X, and has been translated into many different languages.

GNU Emacs Texteditor


GNU Emacs texteditor for Linux, is the most popular and most ported Emacs text editor.

It was created by GNU Project founder Richard Stallman.

GNU Emacs is extensible using a Turing complete programming language and highly customizable, using Emacs Lisp code or a graphical interface.

An entire ecosystem of functionality beyond text editing, including a project planner, mail and news reader, debugger interface, calendar, and more.

VIM Advanced Text Editor For Linux


VIM advanced text editor for Linux is a clone of Vi for Unix.

It's based it upon source code for a port of the Stevie editor for Amiga and released a version to the public in 1991.

Vim is designed for use both from a command-line interface and as a standalone application in a graphical user interface.

Vim is free and open-source software and is released under a license that includes some charityware clauses, encouraging users who enjoy the software to consider donating to children in Uganda.


Games For Linux

Windows has always been the preferred platform for gaming, but after STEAM's interest in Linux more game developers are making their games natively available for Linux.


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