f20 - gedit

"Germán A. Racca" german.racca at gmail.com
Fri Dec 20 00:16:15 UTC 2013

On 12/19/2013 07:22 PM, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> On 12/19/2013 08:35 AM, Alexander Volovics wrote:
>> On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 08:05:49AM -0500, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>>>> Confirm
>>>> used dconf-editor instead to set the overrides and now those entries
>>>> appear within gedit.
>>> What did you change?  I just went through all of dconf-editor listed
>>> items and did not recognize anything to change that would turn on
>>> settings/preferences in gedit let alone directly turn off word wrap.
>> When you open gedit in Fed20 + Gnome-3.10 a gedit icon appears in the
>> top bar. If you click on this and choose 'preferences' you will see
>> under 'Text Wrapping' the entries: 'enable text wrapping' and 'do not
>> split words over two lines'. Is this what you are looking for.
>> I assume you are using standard Gnome-3.10 and not "classic mode".
>> I know nothing about "classic mode" (don't use it).
>> Is this icon not visible in your install?
> Fresh install.  Have not applied the updates yet.

Please, do it right now.

> I see that gedit icon
> on the top bar once gedit is running.  It has a down arrow right next to
> it.  I assume that lets me switch between copies of gedit if more than
> one is open.

Why don't you try instead of assume? The down arrow is not for switching 
between different copies of the same application, but for a drop down 
menu. You should click on it to see its behavior by yourself, it is cheap!!

> But neither left or right click on this icon produced
> anything.  No action at all.  Perhaps you enabled something else first
> for gnome?

Left click doesn't work? Maybe your mouse is broken.

Germán A. Racca
Fedora Package Maintainer

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