Monday, November 18, 2013

Wing IDE 5.0 released


Wingware has released version 5.0 of Wing IDE, our integrated development
environment designed specifically for the Python programming language.

Wing IDE provides a professional quality 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.  For details see

This new major release includes:

    * Now runs native on OS X
    * Draggable tools and editors
    * Configurable toolbar and editor & project context menus
    * Optionally opens a different sets of files in each editor split
    * Lockable editor splits
    * Optional Python Turbo completion (context-appropriate completion on all non-symbol keys)
    * Sharable color palettes and syntax highlighting configurations
    * Auto-editing is on by default (except some operations that have a learning curve)
    * Named file sets
    * Sharable launch configurations
    * Asynchronous I/O in Debug Probe and Python Shell
    * Expanded and rewritten tutorial
    * Preliminary support for Python 3.4

For details see

For a complete change log see

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Thursday, November 7, 2013

Wing IDE for Python version 5rc2 released

Wing IDE for Python version 5 release candidate 1 is now available for Windows, OS X, and Linux.

This version of Wing is native on OS X and includes many UI improvements, powerful auto-editing features, a turbo completion mode option, more flexible environment configuration, lockable editor splits, expanded and improved tutorial, support for Python 3.4, and much more.

Please check it out and send us feedback from the Help menu!