Lapce is a modern editor in Rust which uses native GUI and GPU rendering. It is designed with Rope Science from the Xi-Editor which makes for lightning-fast computation, and leverages OpenGL for rendering.
It’s billed as “Quick from launch to every keystroke, and batteries included”.
This is free and open source software.
- Built-in LSP (Language Server Protocol) support to give you intelligent code features such as: completion, diagnostics and code actions.
- Code Lens – a mixture of folding, minimap and code outline, with the content of functions rendered in very small fonts.
- Modal editing support as first class citizen (Vim-like, and toggleable).
- Built-in remote development support inspired by VSCode Remote Development. Enjoy the benefits of a “local” experience, and seamlessly gain the full power of a remote system.
- Plugins can be written in programming languages that can compile to the WASI format (C, Rust, AssemblyScript).
- Built-in terminal, so you can execute commands in your workspace, without leaving Lapce.
- Support for themes.
- Cross-platform support – runs under Linux, macOS, and Windows.
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