Monday, December 12, 2011

Wing IDE 4.1.2 released

Wingware has released version 4.1.2 of Wing IDE, an integrated development environment designed specifically for the Python programming language.

Wing IDE is a cross-platform Python IDE that provides a professional code editor with vi, emacs, and other key bindings, auto-completion, call tips, refactoring, context-aware auto-editing, a powerful graphical debugger, version control, unit testing, search, and many other features.

Highlights of this release include:
  • Added Create New Package to the Project context menu 
  • Added Open Files tool for navigating to and closing open files
  • Added new code selection commands in the Edit > Select menu
      to select current/next/previous statement or scope 
  • Many auto-editing, auto-indent, and auto-completion improvements
  • Fixed evaluation in shells of files with a coding comment
  • Several VI mode fixes
  • About 15 other bug fixes and minor improvements
See the details in the change log.

Version 4 adds the following new major features:

* Refactoring -- Rename/move symbols, extract to function/method, and introduce variable
* Find Uses -- Find all points of use of a symbol
* Auto-Editing -- Reduce typing burden by auto-entering expected code
* Diff/Merge -- Graphical file and repository comparison and merge
* Django Support -- Debug Django templates, run Django unit tests, and more
* matplotlib Support -- Maintains live-updating plots in shell and debugger
* Simplified Licensing -- Includes all OSes and adds Support+Upgrades subscriptions

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