Bare Bones Software has released BBEdit Lite 6.1, which runs natively in Mac OS X.

BBEdit Lite 6.1 is a freeware text-editor that offers tools to write, edit, process, or search any type of text quickly, according to the company.

Improvements in this version include Navigation Services, and Appearance Manager support. There is also QuickTime translation, movie playback and improved Unix-based "grep" multi-file searching capabilities.

BBEdit Lite 6.1 supports System 7.5.5 or later, and is available for download from the company's Web site.