Your little expandable snippet helper.
Save your often used snippets and then expand them whenever you type their abbreviation.
For example:- "spr`" expands to "Snippet Pixie rules!"
- Only works with accessible applications with simple(ish) text entry
- Does not work with Electron based apps (probably because they have "very limited" support for ATK on Linux)
Automatically add to Startup apps
- Undo/Redo of snippet edits
- Date/Time placeholders
- Snippet search
- Group snippets?
- Right To Left (RTL) language support
- Rich text?
Building, Testing, and Installation
You'll need the following dependencies to build:
meson build to configure the build environment and then change to the build directory and run
ninja test to build and run automated tests
meson build --prefix=/usr cd build ninja test
To install, use
ninja install, then execute with
sudo ninja install com.github.bytepixie.snippetpixie