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gedit - The GNOME text editor
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gedit is the text editor of the GNOME desktop environment.
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The first goal of gedit is to be easy to use, with a simple interface by
default. More advanced features are available by enabling plugins.
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See the [gedit official website](https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Gedit) for
more information.
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License
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gedit is released under the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2 or
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later, see the file [COPYING](COPYING) for more information.
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Dependencies
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gedit uses the GTK GUI toolkit.
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For a complete list of dependencies, see the file [meson.build](meson.build) and
search the section “Dependencies”.
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Installation
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To build gedit from source, see the [docs/build.md](docs/build.md) file.
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How to report bugs
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Please read
[the wiki page on how to report bugs](https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Gedit/ReportingBugs),
it contains a list of frequently reported bugs and a link to the bug
tracker.
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Development resources
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- [gedit on GitLab](https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gedit)
- [gedit-plugins on GitLab](https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gedit-plugins)
- [Tarballs](https://download.gnome.org/sources/gedit/)
- [Roadmap](docs/roadmap.md)
- [gedit wiki attic](https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Gedit/Attic)

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Contributions
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gedit development relies on voluntary contributions and everyone is invited
to help.
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See the file [CONTRIBUTING.md](CONTRIBUTING.md) for more information.