Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Wing IDE 4.1.5 released

Wingware has released version 4.1.5 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:

* Add Show in Explorer/Finder and Copy File Path to editor tab context menu
* Include special and inherited methods names in the auto-completer
* Option to sort unit tests by source order
* Item in Options menu of Search in Files to copy results to clipboard
* Print and Select All in the debug I/O context menu
* Project property to override the Strip Trailing White Space preference
* Improved auto-editing with repeated press of :
* Auto-wrap auto-entered invocations
* Added support for debugging QThreads in PySide and PyQt4
* Option to auto-show Debug I/O tool on first output in each debug run
* Added support for Python 3.3 alpha1
* Emacs mode Alt-{ and Alt-}
* Improved Python turbo completion mode
* Several VI mode improvements
* About 50 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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