[Geany-devel] [ANN] Fork of Geany

Enrico Tröger enrico.troeger at xxxxx
Fri Apr 1 08:48:04 UTC 2011

On Fri, 1 Apr 2011 10:56:15 +1100, Lex wrote:

>Dear All,
>I has become apparent that Geany has moved away from its roots as a
>lightweight, low overhead editor for small computers.  It is therefore
>proposed to fork Geany to return to its roots and pursue alternate
>user communities.
>The intention of the fork will be to shrink Geany as small as possible
>to target the neglected niche of wearable computers.  In support of
>this Geany will be adapted to operate off head mounted accelerometer
>inputs allowing user input by inclining of the head.  The lack of
>screens will of course require voice output to be added as well.
>I do hope that many developers will join in this exciting and
>innovative development of :
>Whiny Teany Weany Beany Leany Geany.

I totally second this idea!

Let's make a new, shiny, tiny little Geany without that many features,
without highlighting, without tag parsing and all that useless stuff.

Oh, wait, this already exists and is called Notepad.


Not sent from my smartphone.

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