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How to install Geany Third-Party Plugins

I really like the Geany IDE and use a couple of the Geany plugins, but I have no idea where to start in order to install third-party plugins. I've checked the Geany Manual - plugins section but I ...
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Geany switching on Numlock - how to disable

I always use the number pad as a directional controller and I have disabled it system wide. However geany is turning numlock on. How do I prevent this?
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geany editor match newline

I have a plain text file with a large number of lines with a blank line between each pair of lines. I want to remove the empty lines. I am trying using the Replace dialog with regex, to replace '\n\...
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How to include C++ standard library with Geany?

I just started using Geany for my C++ programmes. While trying to compile the standard "Hello World !" command I got this error : test.cpp:1:10: fatal error: std_lib_facilities.h: No such file or ...
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geany color scheme conf file: format and fields

I want to change the search result highlight of a geany theme. In the ~/.config/geany/colorschemes/ directory we have *conf files that I can only partially understand. I have looked through the ...
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Geany Terminal Run Problem

I just installed Geany and when i click f5 to run code it has this message in the terminal: file:///tmp/geany_run_script_P8SB0Z.sh:%207:%20/tmp/geany_run_script_P8SB0Z.sh:%20python:%20not%20found
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How to install geany in a usb drive?

I would like to have my own portable Geany installation to use on my uni computer. I saw that there is a Windows portable version of it but no linux. What would be the necessary steps to install Geany ...
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geany - disable run log

Geany 1.33 produces a run log in the working directory when I run a script from within the editor. (Build.Execute) How do I disable this? I see nothing in preferences or in the Build menu or in the ...
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Geany 1.32 What happend to the open file by typing the Location

I just upgraded to ubuntu 18.04. When I go to open a file in Geany I need to follow the graphical paths and can no longer type a location. When there are 100 folders in a folder it is easer to type....
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geany 1.32 - change color of bracket matching 18.10 MATE

In this version the highlight for matching brackets is dark blue which against a black foreground font is not a significant highlight. Ubuntu 18.10 MATE. How can I set this to a brighter color? Web ...
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How to indent multiple lines by single characters in Geany?

Basically I'm looking for what is analogous to selecting a block of text or lines and hitting tab; but instead of tab doing so with the space-bar. Is there an easy shortcut for it? Can't find ...
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How can I export and load configurations of Geany?

I made many changes on build commands and layout on Geany. How can I export and load it? I want load my configurations on another machine. Using Geany 1.27-1 and Ubuntu 16.04
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How can we add a custom toolbar button in Geany?

I want to add a custom button to Geany's toolbar. The button when clicked should be able to run a custom Keybinding or shell/python script. How can I do it in Geany?
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geany-plugin-debugger missing in Ubuntu 18.04

In older versions of Ubuntu (up to 17.10), there was the package geany-plugin-debugger. Is there a special reason why there is no such package in Ubuntu 18.04? For all other geany plugins, there seem ...
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Disable syntax highlighting in Geany

I am trying to turn off syntax highlighting in Geany. I tried commenting this out in filetype_extensions.conf. Sh=*.sh;configure;configure.in; As a temporary fix, I changed file extension of files ...
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Open text file at end of file

Geany is my main text editor. I am looking for a way to open a text file where it shows the last few lines of the file AND be able to edit such file. That would be good for looking at the end of ...
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Error saving file

I use Geany to edit my bash scripts in my bin directory. When I try to save them, I get Error saving file. Operation not permitted. File on disk may be truncated. I can save them if I use Save As? ...
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GTK warnings during Geany running

It's a new installation of Ubuntu 18.04. The Geany editor was installed by apt, but I'm getting a lot of console messages like below during running it: (geany:4024): Gtk-WARNING **: 17:48:22.265: ...
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geany output to same terminal instance

In Geany, the Menu > Build > Execute command can be configured to send output to a terminal window. For example: With the following command in Build Commands and a Python script in the active window, ...
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Geany themes problem

Can someone just give my line code that i should write into terminal i tried ~/Downloads/geany-themes master/colorschemes ~/.config/geany/colorschemes And showed this message bash: /home/v4m3r/....
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Python 2 interpreter instead of 3 in Geany

On my PC, Python 2 and 3 are installed – a query of the versions, using the terminal, outputs the following: $ python2 --version Python 2.7.14 $ python3 --version Python 3.6.3 I would like to ...
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How to compile Geany from source on 17.10

How can I compile Geany from source and apply the flag --enable-gtk3? I have a HDPI screen, the icons are tiny, and this issue on GitHub recommends compiling from source. I've downloaded the source ...
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How to change default terminal of Geany to Konsole (or another emulator that supports CTL)?

I am using Konsole as a terminal to contribute to wikimedia pages. I use Konsole because unlike most terminal emulators it supports CTL (complex text layout) so I can clearly read my language (Tamil) ...
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Remove blank lines in CSV file with GEANY

I've a file which holds empty lines, which I'd like to remove. Is there a way to remove empty lines from Geany? Note: I don't want to use another editor because I'm afraid it will add or change my ...
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Folder location for github libraries for geany on arduino running ubuntu

Very new to ubuntu. Have a Arduino compatible board PCDuino3 (no longer made) but the Arduino IDE compiler will not work with any 3rd party drivers for adafruit boards for some reason. I keep getting '...
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Change geany theme entirely

I know how to change the editor color (view->Change color them...) But I want to change the entire geany window (screenshot) to dark. is this possible?
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Cant start geany debugger

I've installed geany 1.32 and also installed plugins using sudo apt-get install geany-plugins And it worked for me but when I start geany and open plugin manager I cant see the debugger plugin.
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Color Picker function in many applications doesn't work in Ubuntu 17.10

Color Picker function in Gimp, Geany or Gpick doesn't work in Ubuntu 17.10. Are there any known workarounds for this problem?
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Geany doesn't execute scripts in Lubuntu

When I try to execute a program in Geany it opens a terminal window and goes to the file's parent directory but does not execute my program. For example the terminal opens in the /pythonEx directory ...
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Save geany 'status' logs to file?

The content of the status tab in geany: (logs your activity). I would like to append that to a file automatically. Ideally the file would start empty and each new item on this tab would be appended ...
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Geany editor background colour

Padre supports theme. How to change geany editors background colour. How to set up preferences or add themes to geany.
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Change Geany Terminal keybindings

I would like to change the keybindings used in the vte terminal window in geany. For example, I would like to replace the current paste in terminal (ctrl-shift-v) by ctrl-v. How can that be done?
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set Geany to work with Anaconda

How would you configure Geany so that it works with Anaconda. I have both installed and running separately, but these two kids won't work hand in hand as I would want them to do.. I have tried many ...
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Geany output in terminal

When I press the run button on Geany with Python 3.5, I get the outputs in a new terminal window. I guess that it should be linked with Preferences>Tools>Terminal where I have written xterm -e "/bin/...
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Geany default preferences

I am trying to get Geany working with Python 3.5 and have made several changes in the Preferences menu. For instance, I changed the Preferences>Tools>Terminal setting to xterm -e "/bin/sh %c" ...
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Geany is not compiling python script, but it runs on terminal

I installed Anaconda, and I run my scripts on terminal successfully with: python3 scritp.py When I execute on Geany I get: ImportError: No module named 'numpy' How to run a python script on Geany ...
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How to install Geany 1.28 on Lubuntu 16.04

The official repository offers the 1.27 version, but I need 1.28, which comes with save on focus out plugin (not available in the plugins for 1.27. Is there any option, apart from compiling the ...
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How to hide the menu bar in Geany

While configuring a Lubuntu 14.04.5 live version, I need to open a lightweight editor in a robust way, to do so I need to get ride of the menu bar, so the file to be edited can only be saved by ...
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From an ubuntu GUI application (e.g. Geany), can I “Save As” but with sudo?

I ran geany without sudo. I opened a file (jail.local) and modified it. Now I can't save it back to the original file. Is there a way to execute a [menu] command (e.g. File/Save) "as super-user"?
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Can GTK2 and GTK3 coexist?

Geany uses the Virtual terminal emulator widget for GTK+ 2.0 (libvte9), in particular the libvte.so library. Since Ubuntu 14.04 LTS uses the Terminal emulator widget for GTK+ 3.0 (libvte-2.90-9), I ...
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How to make a build command in Geany IDE to compile and execute Objective-C programs?

I am a big fan of Geany IDE and Ubuntu. I am learning Objective-C programming language. I have Objective-C Environment in Ubuntu 16.04 and I compile Objective-C programs using terminal. But I want to ...
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Geany is crashing with segfault during startup

Suddenly from today my Geany editor doesn't run at all neither from shortcut nor from terminal. My Ubuntu version is 14.04 Trusty Tahr. Geany version is 1.26. I also tried re-installing the latest ...
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Geany: *execute* line in Terminal

I have a problem with Geany. I can set a keyboard shortcut to send selection to the terminal. But these line are just copied on the terminal, not executed. So, if you select this line: R and send it ...
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How do I change the “unsaved” colour in Geany's open document tab?

I haven't been able to find the location to change the colour I highlighted in the posted image. It isn't in the installed Geany theme. I think it has to do with Ubuntu's theme but I haven't been ...
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cannot build Java programs in Geany Editor?

Something error with Geany cannot build java programs. when i click on build i get output like :- make: *** No targets specified and no makefile found. Stop. PS: Nothing problem with JDK. Run ...
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Unable to compile in geany

Whenever I try to compile any file whether c , c++ or python in geany I get this error.
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How do i save a c program using geany? Error: The file on disk may now be truncated

Everytime I try to save a file in my usb Ubuntu using Geany, it gives me the following error message : Error opening file '/home/ricky/INT/1406641703/Lab02/Hallo.c': Permission denied The file ...
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Execute program in Geany produces geany_run_script.sh script

I had to reinstall my Java compiler a while back, so I know I broke something. Now when I execute a program in Geany (pressing F5) it produces a geany_run_script.sh script in my working directory. The ...
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how to run a compiled CPP file with geany [duplicate]

I have recently compiled a .CPP file with Geany. The result file is a .o file. How can I run this .o program?
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Enable syntax coloring in Geany?

Online all the examples for Geany have syntax coloring, but I couldn't figure out how to enable this feature. I downloaded Geany, then created a new python file, but whenever as I type a keyword, ...