ReText is a Linux ready, simple (yet powerful) text editor for Markdown and reStructured text. ReText includes a built in "Live preview" function so that writers can see their changes in real-time.
USE flags for app-editors/retext Simple editor for Markdown and reStructuredText
|Enable dependencies and/or preparations necessary to run tests (usually controlled by FEATURES=test but can be toggled independently)
Emerge ReText just like any standard program:
emerge --ask app-editors/retext
No icons in toolbar
If the icons are missing the icon theme needs to be specified in gconf or in the ReText configuration file.
Available icon themes are located in /usr/share/icons/ (hicolor will not work).