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Old 08-30-2004, 07:53 PM   #1
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what are the 'best' text editors (for C, html, js, etc)

This question is sort of lame, but I just wanted to throw it out. Someone recommended bluefish ( to me for web development, and it is very nice. For command line admin work I use vi. What would be other options for syntax highligted editors for C/C++ and fortran development?
Old 08-30-2004, 11:15 PM   #2
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Try eclipse for Java. I like Quanta more for web development. For C/C++ I use a normal text editor :P

Old 08-31-2004, 06:54 AM   #3
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Old 08-31-2004, 07:36 AM   #4
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I occasionally use jed, but vi is the pick I think...
Old 08-31-2004, 08:01 AM   #5
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Try Kate. Small, efficient, very nice features...


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