gtksourceviewmm: gtksourceviewmm - A C++ binding for gtksourceview


gtksourceviewmm is a C++ wrapper for the gtksourceview widget library. It offers all the power of gtksourceview with an interface familiar to C++ developers, including users of the gtkmm library.


gtksourceviewmm wraps all relevant parts of the gtksourceview library and has proven to be useable so far.

Source code

Source code is developed on GNOME git and release tarballs are stored on GNOME FTP site.

Browse the source code


Getting bleeding edge code from git

git clone git:// gtksourceviewmm

Download releases tarballs



gtksourceviewmm is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Library General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. See the text of the LGPL for more details: .


To contact the developers of gtksourceviewmm please send an email to the gtkmm mailing list at See Or join c++ channel at See


Initial work has been done by Rob Page. Dodji Seketeli, Murray Cumming, Daniel Elstner, Jonathon Jongsma and Krzesimir Nowak with contributions from other people wrote most of the code of this project.