sam-fans - fans of the sam editor
 help / color / mirror / Atom feed
* Acme for X
@ 1995-08-27 14:59 Gary Capell
  0 siblings, 0 replies; only message in thread
From: Gary Capell @ 1995-08-27 14:59 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: sam-fans; +Cc: trost

Bill Trost and myself have written a lot of an Acme workalike
for X.  It's called wily.  It's not ready for general release,
but hackers can grab what's there and have a play.

Canned blurb follows:

What is Wily?

Wily is an program for Unix/X/C which attempts to provide
the functionality of Acme (,
which is built on Plan9/Alef.  Acme/Wily provide an integrated
programming/editing environment which makes good use of a
3-button mouse, with several interesting features.

What state is it in?

Certainly far from plug'n'play.  A few people here (Basser) are
using it pretty heavily already, but there's still quite a lot of
work remaining.  Grab it if you want to have a look/play, but expect
(and please mail me) bugs.  Please mail me portability fixes (but
not problems).  It's being jointly written on a Solaris and a
FreeBSD machine.


Check out

Where do you get it?	(tar'ed, gzip'ed file)

^ permalink raw reply	[flat|nested] only message in thread

only message in thread, other threads:[~1995-08-27 14:59 UTC | newest]

Thread overview: (only message) (download: mbox.gz / follow: Atom feed)
-- links below jump to the message on this page --
1995-08-27 14:59 Acme for X Gary Capell

sam-fans - fans of the sam editor

This inbox may be cloned and mirrored by anyone:

	git clone --mirror

	# If you have public-inbox 1.1+ installed, you may
	# initialize and index your mirror using the following commands:
	public-inbox-init -V1 sam-fans sam-fans/ \
	public-inbox-index sam-fans

Example config snippet for mirrors.
Newsgroup available over NNTP:

AGPL code for this site: git clone