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The following improvements are available in nano version 2.6:

  • Trailing whitespace can be snipped from justified paragraphs.
  • Better feedback when a file is unwritable or a directory inaccessible.
  • Bindable functions for deleting a word to the left and to the right.
  • A bindable function for saving the current file without prompting for its name.

  • Commenting/uncommenting lines with a single keystroke (M-3).
  • Resizing the window does not exit from help viewer nor file browser.
  • On some terminals Ctrl+Left and Ctrl+Right jump to previous and next word.
  • A steadier movement of the highlight in the file browser.

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