Quanta User Manual

Quanta User Manual

Robert Nickel

Developer up to 2.0: Alexander Yackovlev

Developer up to 2.0: Dmitry Poplavsky

Developer: Eric Laffoon

Developer: András Mantia

Revision 3.00.00

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.1 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, with no Front-Cover Texts, and with no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in ???.

Quanta is a markup and scripting language IDE that strives to be DTD agnostic, supporting web based markup and scripting languages.

It is hoped that Quanta will be easily extensible for uses we cannot imagine at this writing.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
What is Quanta
2. Installation
Acquiring Quanta
Quanta binary packages
Quanta source code
Building the source
Considerations when building
3. Using Quanta
The Quanta workspace
Quanta's MDI Interface
The Quanta Editor Window
The Quanta Tree View Window
Quanta Toolbars
How to use toolbars in Quanta
Quanta's Menus
File Menu
Edit Menu
View Menu
Bookmarks Menu
Project Menu
Tags Menu
Tools Menu
Toolbars Menu
Settings Menu
Help Menu
Projects in Quanta
New Projects
Using projects
Quanta Templates
Template types
Template scope
Creating templates
Using templates with Projects
Managing Template Behavior
4. Quanta Advanced Features
Using Kommander with Quanta
Debugging in Quanta
Using the PHP debugger
Using qxsldbg with Quanta
Quanta Tag Files
Tag File Structure
5. Extending Quanta
Creating Your Own Docs for Quanta
Creating Actions in Quanta
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