ZealSearch is the Zeal integration plugin for KTextEditor-based editors(Kate, KWrite, KDevelop, Kile, etc).
- Search selected text in Zeal
- Configurable tying up docset filters to file extensions
How to install?
Installation process described for Ubuntu 14.04. Required package names and package manager may vary depending of your distro.
Run this command to install a packages required for building the plugin
sudo apt-get install git cmake build-essential kdelibs5-dev
Run this commands to clone this repo in
/tmp, build and install the plugin
You need to change
-DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX:PATH parameter value from
/usr to value suitable for your
distro before running the commands listed below. Ubuntu users can leave this value as is.
mkdir /tmp/ZealSearch cd /tmp/ZealSearch git clone https://github.com/g3ar/ZealSearch.git mkdir build cd build cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX:PATH=/usr -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release ../ZealSearch make
Run this for installing the plugin if build completes successfull.
sudo make install
Start Kate after installing. Go to
Settings -> Configure Kate -> Editor Components -> Extensions. Enable
ZealSearch. Click configuration button. Here you can change path to zeal binary and tie docset filters to
file extensions. Click
Defaults button to see example. You can find more info about zeal docset filters
at zeal usage page.
You can go to
Settings -> Configure Shortcuts scroll down to
ZealSearch and bind it to a key.
Developed and tested on Kubuntu 14.04. Still can be buggy. Use github issue tracker to report bugs.