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 Get Involved!
-Rope was started because of the lack of good refactoring tools for
-python.  But after observing python IDE limitations we grew bigger
-ideas in our heads.
-If you want to have a more powerful python IDE and have big ideas
-in your head, you are welcome to get involved.
+Rope's main goal is being a good refactoring tool for python.  It also
+provides some IDE helpers.  If you like to contribute, you're welcome!
 How to Help Rope?
 Wish List
-If you're interested you are welcome to discuss your ideas in
-`rope-dev (at)`_ mailing list or send your patches.
-Here is only a list of suggestions.
+You are welcome to send your patches to `rope-dev (at)`_ mailing list.  Here is only a list of suggestions.
 Write Plugins For Other IDEs
-See ropemacs_ and ropeide_.
+See ropemacs_, ropevim_, eric_ and ropeide_.
 .. _ropemacs:
+.. _ropevim:
 .. _ropeide:
+.. _eric4:
 Rope Structure
-Rope package structure::
+Rope package structure:
-  rope
-    base
-    refactor
-    contrib
+* `rope.base`: the base part of rope
+* `rope.refactor`: refactorings and tools used in them
+* `rope.contrib`: IDE helpers
-Have a look at ```` of packages for finding their
-description.  Also have a look at `library.txt`_ for a few
+Have a look at ```` of these packages or `library.txt`_ for
+more information.
 .. _`library.txt`: library.html
 Submitting patches
-Patches to rope's code are welcome.
+Patches are welcome.
 Patch style
 * Use four spaces for indentation.
 * Include good unit-tests if possible.
 * Rope test suite should pass after patching
+* Use ``hg export`` format to preserve your identity