Alternatives to Smultron for all platforms with any license

Platforms

Desktop

Show 14 less popular platforms

Smultron Comments

Text editor for HTML that can display hex color code colors

Comment by Edgesport
about Smultron and Vim, Notepad++ · Jan 2013 · Helpful Not helpful

So I use Smultron and have tried a few others but none have the built in capability to view what color is associated with a hex color assignment. For example the CSS code below assigns a color to a Horizontal Rule but what color? If I view this code in Firebug and rollover it with my mouse a pop-up with the color appears. This is the functionality I am after in an HTML editor. I know that it possible to edit and save changes in Firebug or Chrome but I like editing and writing code in a full page editor.

hr {
background: #ecec00;
color: #ecec00;
}

Thanks in advance for any insight you might have.

Edgesport

[Edited by Edgesport, January 20]

[Edited by Edgesport, January 20]

Reply
Comment by scaife
about Smultron · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful

You might be interested by the open source fork of Smultron : Fraise http://alternativeto.net/desktop/fraise

Reply
Comment by rrbarbosa
about Smultron · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful

No longer being maintained... The link is also broken. The last version can still be found at: http://smultron.sourceforge.net/

Reply