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Update UberWriter (now Apostrophe) to

Authored by abdulocracy on May 17 2020, 2:05 PM.



Update UberWriter to This version comes with the name change to Apostrophe.


  • New headerbar design
  • New preview modes, with the option to sync them to the edit view
  • New preview mode selector
  • New theme selector
  • Rework the autohiding mechanism; now the headerbar fades away when typing, only to reappear when the cursor moves to the top portion of the window
  • Now the content of the texview goes visually bellow the headerbar
  • Overall better styling
  • Added Hemingway mode, which disables the backspace key
  • Added Github Flavoured Markdow, MultiMarkdown, Pandoc's Markdown and Commonmark support, being CommonMark the default from now on
  • New stats counter, with the option to show count of characters/words/sentences/paragrafs/reading time
  • Better handling of DnD events
  • Export to A4 by default

All changes and fixes can be found in the upstream changelog.

Test Plan

Install, write up some md, save as md and html.

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Event Timeline

abdulocracy created this revision.May 17 2020, 2:05 PM
abdulocracy requested review of this revision.May 17 2020, 2:05 PM
Fanton added a subscriber: Fanton.May 20 2020, 1:20 PM
JoshStrobl requested changes to this revision.May 21 2020, 9:20 AM
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Needs a deprecations patch submitted to, namely:

  1. needs the package listed
  2. ./ needs to be run from within repo_data to generate the updated distribution.xml

Also your stack is reversed.

This revision now requires changes to proceed.May 21 2020, 9:20 AM

Awaiting the solus-sc repo_data PR.

This revision was not accepted when it landed; it landed in state Needs Revision.Jun 18 2020, 1:52 PM
This revision was automatically updated to reflect the committed changes.