Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Wing IDE 4.1.6 released

Wingware has released version 4.1.6 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:

* Support for Django 1.4
* Syntax highlighting Qt Style Sheet (.qss) files
* Command to show selected file in OS-provided file manager
* Per-project configuration of Debug Network Port for remote debugging
* Several auto-editing fixes
* Several turbo completion mode fixes
* Replace All preserves fold state when possible
* Git blame support
* Fixed debugging QThreads in older PyQt versions
* Shorter delay in restarting Python Shell or debug process
* 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 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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  1. any chance of discount/coupon for wing ide? :)

  2. also, any chance of an official pylint/pychecker/pyflakes/pep8/etc integration for those that want to write 'better' code?

  3. Wing Pro has a PyLint integration in the Tools menu. Sorry, there aren't any discounts available right now but note that non-commercial pricing is available at