Gedit configuration for Rust
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Rust for GEdit

Add syntax highlighting for Mozilla Rust in GtkSourceView (used by GEdit).

This has been upstreamed into GtkSourceView and is now included in applications like GEdit and GNOME Builder

If you require a manual installation please follow the directions below.

Instructions for Ubuntu Linux 12.04+

  1. Close all instances of GEdit

  2. Copy the included "share" folder into "~/.local/"

  3. Open a shell in "~/.local/share/" and run "update-mime-database mime"

Instructions for other GNU/Linux distributions

  1. Close all instances of GEdit

  2. Obtain super-user access

  3. Copy the rust.lang file and place it in /usr/share/gtksourceview-3.0/language-specs/

Example (after extracting the to the ~/Downloads directory):

sudo mv /Downloads/gedit-config/share/gtksourceview-3.0/language-specs/rust.lang /usr/share/gtksourceview-3.0/language-specs/


Rust is primarily distributed under the terms of both the MIT license and the Apache License (Version 2.0), with portions covered by various BSD-like licenses.

See LICENSE-APACHE, and LICENSE-MIT for details.