Requirements for producing the editor exaEdit from the source program:
In Windows there is no such library. PDCurses is used instead. Therefore, if you want to produce exaEdit for Windows you must provide PDCurses before. There is no need, however, to compile exaEdit for Windows by yourself because the editor is identical for all versions of Windows (starting with Windows NT). If you still are interested in doing it please contact the author of the editor.
Download the make file for your operating system:
||Linux 32 bit|
||Linux 64 bit|
| ||Windows, all versions (starting with NT), 64 bit included|
Only for AIX und Linux: If source program and make file are located in
the same directory then choose the right value for system
execute the command
and get thus the new editor under the name system-exa02d. Finally you may rename and move
around the new editor as you like (in Linux for example to
In any case you should make sure that the editor is marked executable.
If not then execute for the editor
in its directory the command
chmod +x exa).
lAnG1" by "
As a matter of course you can do it with exaEdit. If you decide to do this in the binary program then you should do the following:
loadthe editor as a file.
lAnG1. If it cannot be found then it is part of two consecutive lines. In that case repeat the procedure from step 1 with
width 50instead of
width 60or another suitable value.
file, which writes back the changed editor.
If you have any questions on exaEdit (features, installation, usage, documentation, errors etc.), please feel free to contact Peter Preus, the author of exaEdit, perhaps by E-Mail.