Eric is a full featured Python and Ruby editor and IDE, written in Python. It is based on the cross platform Qt GUI toolkit, integrating the highly flexible Scintilla editor control. It is designed to be usable as an everyday quick and dirty editor as well as being usable as a professional project management tool, integrating many advanced features that Python offers the professional coder. Eric includes a plug-in system, which allows easy extension of the IDE functionality with plug-ins downloadable from the net. Current stable versions are Eric4 based on Qt4 and Python 2 and Eric5 based on Python 3 and Qt4.
Esta versão melhora as funções de cooperação, o depurador, caixa de diálogo configuração, editor, as ferramentas do Gerenciador de plug-in, o navegador de código, o documentador de origem, o Gerenciador de tarefas, o gerador de arquivos API, o acionador de partida de bandeja, o teste de unidade, as interfaces do Mercurial e Subversion, o Gerenciador de exibição, navegador da Web e mais.
5.x, Bugfixes, Stable, Major feature enhancements
This release improves the cooperation functions, the debugger, the configuration dialog, the editor, the plugin manager tools, the source browser, the source documentor, the task manager, the API files generator, the tray starter, the unit test, the Mercurial and Subversion interfaces, the view manager, the Web browser, and more.