sigil - WYSIWYG ebook editor

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Distribution RPM Universal
Repository Olea all
Package filename sigil-0.5.3-1.fc17.i686.rpm
Package name sigil
Package version 0.5.3
Package release 1.fc17
Package architecture i686
Package type rpm
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License -
Maintainer -
Download size 2.74 MB
Installed size 10.38 MB
Sigil is a multi-platform WYSIWYG ebook editor. It is designed to edit books
in ePub format.
Now what does it have to offer...
* Full Unicode support: everything you see in Sigil is in UTF-16
* Full EPUB spec support
* WYSIWYG editing
* Multiple Views: Book View, Code View and Split View
* Metadata editor with full support for all possible metadata entries with
full descriptions for each
* Table Of Contents editor
* Multi-level TOC support
* Book View fully supports the display of any XHTML document possible under
the OPS spec
* SVG support
* Basic XPGT support
* Advanced automatic conversion of all imported documents to Unicode
* Currently imports TXT, HTML and EPUB files; more will be added with time
* Embedded HTML Tidy; all imported documents are thoroughly cleaned;
changing views cleans the document so no matter how much you screw up
your code, it will fix it (usually)
* Native C++ application


Package Version Architecture Repository
sigil-0.5.3-1.fc16.i686.rpm 0.5.3 i686 Olea
sigil - - -


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Name Value
mimehandler(application/epub+zip) -
sigil = 0.5.3-1.fc17
sigil(x86-32) = 0.5.3-1.fc17


Type URL
Binary Package sigil-0.5.3-1.fc17.i686.rpm
Source Package sigil-0.5.3-1.fc17.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Download latest olea-repo-release rpm from
  2. Install olea-repo-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh olea-repo-release*rpm
  3. Install sigil rpm package:
    # yum install sigil




2012-02-25 - - 0.5.3-1
- Fix issue 1254: Bulk rename will stop if one name matches, context menu
needs cleanup and warnings.
- Fix issue 1268: Find/Replace all files does not search in book order,
and other issues.
- Fix issue 1266: Store user dictionary as UTF-8.
- Ensure the checkmarks in add semantic are set correctly when selecting
multiple files.
- Fix issue 1030: Don't close if canceling out of a failed save.
- Fix issue 1258: Find/Replace step by step in All HTML files is broken.
2012-02-09 - - 0.5.2-1
- Fix issue 1253: Replace All in All HTML files adds extra blank lines in
style section.
- Fix issue 1251: Merge does not work if you previously used split chapter.
- Fix issue 1249: Replace All in All HTML Files leaves cursor at the
- Fix issue 1247: Cannot rename file extension in book browser and rename
selected should default to first extension name.
- Fix issue 1238: Deleting a file does not go to the next closest entry
in book browser.
- Fix issue 1236: Replace All in Current file does not center cursor.
- Fix issue 1234: Switching from Code View to Split View and SplitCV to
CV does not vertically center the cursor.
- Fix issue 1237: Rename does not keep current selection in book browser.
- Fix issue 1242: Metadata::FreeFormMetadata missing assignment line 360.
- Fix issue 1235: Deleting one file does not give a warning dialog.
- Fix issue 1129: Crash when importing existing image.
2012-02-05 - - 0.5.1-1
- Issue 1225:
* Add searching selected files.
* Add search wrapping.
* Replace in BV automatically goes to CV.
* Fixed bug where in CV if you do a replace of a word and then replace
all when there are the same words on the page, the page view wouldn't
be refreshed.
* Various fixes.
- Add English translation file used for plural strings.
- Implement issue 986: Automatically renumber playorder in TOC NCX.
- Implement issue 1224: F&R modifications to update layout and add Regex Multiline.
- Fix issue 1214: Dictionary files do not include hypen files or GB files.
- Fix issue 1213: Find and Replace does not save file when F&R is already
open and searching all HTML files.
- Remove the ability to use F&R to replace text in BV as it is unfixable in
its current state.
- Fix issue 1215: Book View line/column incorrect in status bar.
- Fix issue 1216: Re-opening a document already in a tab resets the cursor
position back to the top.
- Fix issue 1218: F&R cleanup.
- Fix issue 1212: Remove opf namespace rewriting when opening a file because
it ended up being more trouble than it was wroth.
- Fix issue 1188: New Sigil Regex engine crashes when pressing "replace all",
works fine on pushing "replace" over and over and over again.
- Implement issue 269: Select more than one item in the Book Browser Column.
- Implement issues 792: Add Shortcuts for next/previous HTML file with regard
to reading order, and sync selection in book browser to open tab.
- Implement issue 1135: New blank section must be automatically selected on book browser.
- Implement issue 1148: Allow user to change the order of split view so book view or code
view is first.
- Implement issue 1168: Add ability to sort HTML files alphanumerically.
- Implement issue 1174: Add new blank html section should insert section after selected file.
- Implement issue 1181: Merge Previous when previous file is open in current tab requires
refresh to see merged data.
2012-01-23 - Hans de Goede <> - 0.5.0-1
- New upstream release 0.5.0
- Add patches to use system hunspell and pcre libs
2012-01-12 - Hans de Goede <> - 0.4.2-3
- Drop buildroot and defattr boilerplate (no longer needed with recent rpm)
- Use system FlightCrew and XercesExtensions
- Drop support for building for F-15, having a buildin xerces-c with a shared
system XercesExtensions is asking for trouble
2011-12-13 - Dan Horák <dan[at]> - 0.4.2-2
- don't require SSE2 in xerces
2011-12-12 - Dan Horák <dan[at]> - 0.4.2-1
- initial Fedora version

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