Welcome to ReText!
ReText is a simple but powerful editor for Markdown and reStructuredText markup languages. ReText is written in Python language and works on Linux and other POSIX-compatible platforms. To install ReText, use setup.py install command.
ReText requires the following packages to run:
- [python](http://python.org/) — we recommend using version 3.2 or higher
We also recommend having these packages installed:
- [python-markdown](http://packages.python.org/Markdown/) — for Markdown language support
- [python-docutils](http://docutils.sourceforge.net/) — for reStructuredText language support
- [python-enchant](http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pyenchant) — for spell checking support
Translation files are already compiled for release tarballs and will be automatically loaded. For development snapshots, compile translations using lrelease locale/*.ts command. Translation files can also be loaded from /usr/share/retext/ directory.
If you want to translate ReText into your language, follow the instructions in ReText wiki.
ReText is Copyright 2011–2012 [Dmitry Shachnev](https://launchpad.net/~mitya57) and is licensed under GNU GPL (v2+) license, the current version is available in LICENSE_GPL file.
ReText icon is based on accessories-text-editor icon from the Faenza theme.