XML editor?

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jun 30 21:24:32 UTC 2010

On 06/30/2010 12:09 PM, stan wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 30, 2010 at 04:36:33PM +0200, Johnny Rosenberg wrote:
>> 2010/6/30 stan <stanb at panix.com>:
>> > I am looking for recomendations on an XML aware editor to use. What are
>> > people uisng?
>> What are you looking for? What do you mean by ???XML aware???? Do you mean
>> that the editor should just recognize XML and not much more than that?
>> In that case I guess most text editors should do the job, even gedit.
> Well, I was not specific, beacuse I am not certain, what I want.
> I am failry  confrtable  with vi, but editing XML files in it requires that
> you be careful to match up start and end tags etc. I was hoping that, since
> XML is becoming very common now. Someone would hav written a nice tool,
> specifically for dealing with it. I cna think of some things thta moght be
> nice in such a tool, but I don't know for certain that they would be.
> How about understnading start and end tags, CSS knowledge... ?

Give bluefish a try.
It's in universe:
$ apt-cache policy bluefish
  Installed: 1.0.7-6ubuntu2
  Candidate: 1.0.7-6ubuntu2
  Version table:
 *** 1.0.7-6ubuntu2 0
        500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ lucid/universe Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

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