jed - editor for programmers (textmode version)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name jed
Package version 0.99.19
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 379 B
Download size 127.18 KB
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Jed is a small, fast and powerful text editor, yet starts faster than
Completely customizable with prepared emulation modes for Emacs, CUA
(similar to KDE/Gnome/OpenOffice), Borland-IDE, Brief, and EDT. Extensible
in the S-Lang scripting language (with a syntax resembling C).
Editing functions: folding support, rectangular cut/paste, regular
expression search/replace, incremental searches, search/replace across
multiple files, multiple windows, multiple buffers, ...
Tools: directory editor (dired), info (browse GNU info files), mail,
rmail, ispell, shell mode, ...
Special modes (syntax highlight, indention, compile, ...) for
Basic, C, C++, DCL, FORTRAN, IDL, Java, nroff, Pascal, Perl, PHP,
PostScript, Python, sh.  Modes for markup languages include HTML and
(La)TeX (with AUC-TeX style editing and BibTeX)
Additional tools and modes can be found in the jed-extra package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
jed_0.99.19-3_i386.deb 0.99.19 i386 Debian Main
jed - - -


Name Value
jed-common = 1:0.99.19-3
libc6 >= 2.15
libgpm2 >= 1.20.4
libslang2 >= 2.2.4


Name Value
editor -
info-browser -
mail-reader -


Type URL
Binary Package jed_0.99.19-3_amd64.deb
Source Package jed

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install jed deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install jed




2014-06-10 - Wookey <>
jed (1:0.99.19-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Adopt package (Closes: #748256)
* Tidy up description: (Closes: #582053)
2011-12-24 - gregor herrmann <>
jed (1:0.99.19-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
[ peter green ]
* Make debian/rules pass in the include and library paths of the multi-arched
slang and make it strip the rpaths out of the built executables. Also add
appropriate build-dependencies (multiarch slang, dpkg-dev that supports
multiarch variables and chrpath).
(Closes: #640319)
2010-04-05 - Jörg Sommer <>
jed (1:0.99.19-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Dropped install-info from the Depends field of jed and xjed. This
package is needed by jed-common and pulled in via dh_installinfo.
* Removed Rafael Laboissiere from the list of uploaders, because he
left the Debian project. (closes: #571826)
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.8.4; no changes needed.
* Added debian/source/format to the source package. We still use
format version 1.0, because we use dpatch with the script patch
2009-12-14 - Jörg Sommer <>
jed (1:0.99.19-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Better detection of non-linux architectures. (closes: #559063)
* Change dependency of jed and xjed on jed-common to exact version
to satisfy recommendation of Policy 2.5 regarding optional
* Drop conflict with jed-extra <= 2.3.2-3, stable version is newer
than this.
* Drop control fields for jed-sl replacement.

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