Geany 0.18.1 (February 14, 2010)

Build fixes:

  • Define G_GNUC_WARN_UNUSED_RESULT to fix build on GLib 2.8.
  • Use AC_PATH_PROG instead of 'which' for portability (patch by Erik Southworth, thanks).


  • Remove filetypes.common invert_all option - use 'Invert syntax highlighting colors' pref instead (fixes #2854525).

Bug fixes:

  • Fix 'Open Selected File' for unsaved new documents.
  • Fix updating main menu accelerators after changing keybindings (thanks to Lex Trotman).

  • Fix using 'Insert date' keybinding when a custom date string has not been set.

  • Set the cursor color for the split window plugin.

  • Remove plugin from plugin manager dialog on unloading if it no longer exists or is incompatible.

  • Fix 'Reflow block' command when at the last paragraph and there's no last newline (patch by Eugene Arshinov, thanks).

  • Fix opening filenames beginning with two dots (closes #2858487).

  • Show Find in Files stderr output in messages window instead of debug window so that invalid regex messages can be seen easily.

  • Speed up sorting in utils_get_file_list(). This reduces the file browser delay on displaying a big directory, e.g. /usr/bin.

  • Fix a bug with not w3c compatible HTML code on export plugin

  • Fix non-working Home and End keys on numpads.
  • Fix loading of files on network resources on Windows.
  • Fix wrong alignment of printed pages when page headers are disabled (closes #2856822).


  • Extend auto_latex() function to check whether an environment has been closed within the next lines to avoid auto adding double


  • Replace some icons which could cause licensing problems by icons from the Rodent icon theme.

Filetype fixes:

  • Parse contents of D extern{} and version{} blocks.
  • Fix creating D interface tags properly.
  • Parse D functions with contracts (fixes #1885480).
  • Parse D alias statement like typedef.
  • Improve parsing of LaTeX, PHP and Python files.


  • Add 'Scope autocompletion' section.
  • Add 'Tools menu items' section to explain configuration files submenu, reload configuration item.

  • Minor updates/fixes.


  • Add gcc commands to build a plugin to the HowTo.


  • Add section 'Plugin API/ABI design'.
  • Add 'Compiler options & warnings' section.
  • Update Style section to be clearer about code alignment and show some example code.

  • Add 'Doc-comments' plugin API subsection.


  • Added translations: gl

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