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GNU Hyperbole

Information and text management program

Hyperbole is a programmable information and hypertext system for GNU Emacs. It allows hypertext to be embedded within documents, mail messages and news articles. This permits mouse-based control of the displayed information.


User manual included.

N.B. GNU Hyperbole may be installed by using the Emacs Package Manager.

Related Projects

Extension or Plugin

This package can be used as an extension, plugin, or add-on to:
  • Emacs


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv3orlaterKelly Hopkins24 February 2009

Leaders and contributors

Mats Lidell Maintainer
Bob Weiner Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:bug-hyperbole@gnu.org
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/hyperbole
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/hyperbole
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/hyperbole.git
DeveloperMailing List Subscribehttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-hyperbole
UserMailing List Subscribehttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/hyperbole-users

Software prerequisites

Required to useXEmacs
Required to useEmacs

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 5 April 2018.


"User" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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