PPA description

novelWriter is an open source plain text editor designed for writing novels. It supports a minimal markdown syntax for formatting text. It is written with Python 3 (3.8+) and Qt 5 (5.10+) for cross-platform support. See also

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:vkbo/novelwriter to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:vkbo/novelwriter
sudo apt update
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For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Veronica Berglyd Olsen.

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novelwriter 2.5+ubuntu24.04.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
novelwriter 2.5+ubuntu23.10.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
novelwriter 2.5+ubuntu22.04.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
novelwriter 2.4.4+ubuntu20.04.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
novelwriter 2.2~ubuntu23.04.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
novelwriter 2.0.7~ubuntu22.10.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
novelwriter 1.6.6~ubuntu18.04.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
novelwriter 1.6.2~ubuntu21.10.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
novelwriter 1.5.5~ubuntu21.04.0 Veronica Berglyd Olsen ()
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