August 21, 2014

Komodo 8.5.4 release is now available

On behalf of the Komodo team, I am happy to announce the release of Komodo
8.5.4. This build contains important bug fixes and is a recommended update for
all Komodo 8 users.

If you’re already using Komodo 8, then use the *Help > Check for Updates* menu to
start the update, else you can obtain a copy by visiting the
[downloads](/download) section.

## Release Highlights

This release fixes a number of important bugs, including the following:

* Windows high DPI font rendering and positioning issues (Bug [100492])
* PHP memory leaks from codeintel file scanning (out-of-memory errors) (Bug [102643])
* Python 3.4 debugging fix (Bug [103631])

### Other Changes

* Code Intelligence: CSS: Show pseudo completions after colon. (Bug [104799])
* Code Intelligence: JavaScript: Ensure document completions work inside of HTML. (Bug [102993])
* Debugging: Tcl: Update appLaunch.tcl file. (Bug [101199])
* Editor: Automatically enable word-wrap when a file has long lines. (Bug [93790])
* Editor: Django: Highlight *elif* tag, *elseif* in Twig (and improve auto-indent). (Bug [101792])
* Editor: When changing case in column selection, stay in column selection. (Bug [100269])
* Find: Ensure find markers are not added more than once. (Bug [104553])
* Find: Stop find options from changing when using multi caret commands. (Bug [103329])
* Places: After creating a new file, open it and display it in places. (Bug [94287])
* Places: Cull deleted items in places history menu. (Bug [98684])
* Preferences: Indentation Settings: Allow per language settings to be saved. (Bug [99431])
* Projects: When opening a new project is aborted, keep the old project on the MRU list. (Bug [94201])
* SDK: Ensure koext startlang works with –is-html-based argument (Bug [104551]).
* Source Code: Checkout: Remember the checkout textbox url. (Bug [99395])
* Source Code: Git: Ensure git submodules are properly detected in commit dialog. (Bug [95701])
* Syntax Checking: Python: Reinstate passing –rcfile to pylint. (Bug [101777])
* Syntax Checking: Python: Tell pylint where to find .pylintrc. (Bug [101777])
* Toolbox: Stop duplication of snippets when dropping snippet text. (Bug [103113])
* UI: Re-enable word-wrap in output panels (command output, debugger output). (Bug [98471])

## Any Questions?

If you’ve got any questions, post a comment below or [talk to us directly on the
forums!](http://forum.komodoide.com/)

Todd Whiteman

Todd Whiteman

Todd Whiteman is the Development Lead for Komodo IDE. He works adeptly with Mozilla, Python and JavaScript to ensure that Komodo IDE is the IDE of choice for development teams. Todd has been working on Komodo IDE for nearly 6 years, adding components such as the Vi Key Bindings, Distributed Source Code Control, 64-bit Linux builds as well as Remote SSH support into Komodo IDE.