Projects / gedit-pair-char-autocomplete


gedit-pair-char-autocomplete is a gedit plugin that automatically inserts a closing parenthesis ) whenever an opening parenthesis ( is typed. The default paired characters are (), [], {}, "", '', and ``. The plugin is smart enough to automatically overwrite existing closing brackets when appropriate. Selecting a block of text and typing an opening parenthesis or quote character will enclose the selection in quotes or parentheses.

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Recent releases

  •  25 Nov 2011 19:04

    Release Notes: This is a Gedit 3 compatible version of the plugin.

    •  30 May 2011 12:27

      Release Notes: The plugin now deletes a pair character ahead of the cursor when the matching character preceding the cursor is deleted. The plugin now moves a closing pair character to a line on its own and moves the cursor to a new line after an opening pair character is followed by a return.

      •  02 Mar 2011 14:28

        Release Notes: Default pair characters for LaTeX documents were added.

        •  17 Dec 2010 16:20

          Release Notes: Support for different pair characters for different languages.


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