Sigil Master Flux In Python

Right now Sigil master is in a state of flux. Many components are being removed and replaced. Python 3 is going to be a hard dependency (it will be embedded by default). Right now Python 3 and a few packages are required to be installed on your system to build and run Sigil. Specifically: Python3.4+ […]

Sigil and BookView Research Update

As many Sigil users know, Sigil has a WYSIWYG editor portion. It’s also in my mind substandard. It gets the job done for quick edits but it’s not as full featured as I’d like. Especially when I’m used to using editors like WordPress’s editor. Back in 2012 I started researching updating the BookView editor. This […]

New Home Page / Web Site

Sigil now has a home page! I’ll still be cross posting release announcements here on my blog but this does mean means that the “Making Epub Happen” sigildev blog will be retired as the new home page will include all release and other Sigil related announcements. This also means that the Google Code page is […]

Sigil 0.8.4 Released

With only one day after the 0.8.3 release 0.8.4 is being released. My deepest apologies because this means there is a bad bug. Admittedly it will only impact a very small amount of users but it was big enough to warrant a new release. Unfortunately during refactoring of “remove all plugins” code the actual remove […]

Copyright Notices and the Importance of Year

Introduction One thing I’ve recently noticed (especially with web developers) is they leave off the copyright year entirely. Now realize I AM NOT A LAWYER! This is my layman’s understanding based on reading the relevant sections of US copyright law. None of what I have to say is legal advice and should be taken with […]