GNU nano is a small and user friendly text editor. It has GNU autoconf support, goto line and replace functions, an interactive replace function and spell checker, auto-indent support, slang curses-wrpper support, variable tab width, regular expression search and replace, and toggles for command line flags that can be used from within the editor.
DocumentationUser manual available online in HTML, Info, ASCII, dvi, PostScript, and Texinfo formats from http://www.gnu.org/software/nano/manual/
released on 22 March 2013
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv3orlater||Deborah Nicholson||9 July 2008|
Leaders and contributors
|See for a complete list||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||https://savannah.gnu.org/cvs/?group=nano|
|Required to build||Curses library (author recommends ncurses)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 25 October 2005.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.
The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution itself.