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You can now vote for your favorite products of 2010. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 7th 8th.

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View Poll Results: Text Editor of the Year
vim 255 35.97%
vi 54 7.62%
Emacs 63 8.89%
Kate 64 9.03%
gedit 119 16.78%
nano 55 7.76%
jEdit 6 0.85%
leafpad 9 1.27%
pico 8 1.13%
Nedit 4 0.56%
joe 3 0.42%
Scite 6 0.85%
Midnight Commander Editor 10 1.41%
KWrite 24 3.39%
Mousepad 11 1.55%
Scribes 3 0.42%
medit 1 0.14%
RedCar 0 0%
Geany 14 1.97%
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Old 01-17-2011, 03:39 PM   #46
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Please add 'RedCar' to the list - its an excellent one written totally in Ruby, spread as a gem and really close to the power of TextMate that I use in my Mac.
 
Old 01-17-2011, 05:10 PM   #47
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RedCar has been added.

--jeremy
 
Old 01-18-2011, 02:02 AM   #48
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Geany is in the IDE category.

--jeremy
Maybe the development team knows better.
Please see the official website:
Geany is a text editor using the GTK2 toolkit with basic features of an integrated development environment.
Anyway it's good for a small IDE .
But he can not beat, for example, with Eclipse.
It will lose the votes in both cases.
 
Old 01-18-2011, 06:53 AM   #49
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I vote for T.H.E., even if it is not on the list. The best for former Kedit/Xedit(VM 3270) users.
ciao Hubi
 
Old 01-18-2011, 06:59 AM   #50
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Shouldn't vi/vim be a single choice?

VIM = 994
 
Old 01-18-2011, 08:24 AM   #51
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I voted for what I find my self constantly using, nano.
 
Old 01-18-2011, 08:29 AM   #52
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Geany has been added.

--jeremy
 
Old 01-18-2011, 01:29 PM   #53
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Emacs! Mind you though, I've always had a problem with it freezing on Ubuntu (and only Ubuntu).
 
Old 01-18-2011, 10:52 PM   #54
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Shouldn't vi/vim be a single choice?

VIM = 994
I agree
 
Old 01-18-2011, 11:11 PM   #55
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For the second year in a row - Emacs
+1!

Steep learning curve compared to some others but also huge return on time invested. Yeah, I routinely use vi as sysadmin, as it is ubiquitous across pretty much all *nix servers, but this tends to be for quick edits. For anything more involved, emacs pays huge dividends. Also, org-mode totally rocks!
 
Old 01-19-2011, 04:15 AM   #56
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Geany has been added.

--jeremy
too late ...
 
Old 01-19-2011, 12:53 PM   #57
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Nano. It's the one i use the most
 
Old 01-19-2011, 05:32 PM   #58
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Vim ftw!
 
Old 01-19-2011, 07:18 PM   #59
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It's pretty immature when people keep pushing to have a program added to the poll after the person in charge says no.
 
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+1 to that.
 
  


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