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Old 04-21-2008, 10:33 PM   #1
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easy to use editor for c programing


hi
i am a newbie to linux. can you suggest a cool editor for writing the code? right now i am using the mousepad to write code.

i want some thing that will do automatic indentation; and stuff like that we find in vc++.

can you suggest some good gui editor.

i am not comfortable with vi.or command line ones

also: i am used to the comfort of visual C++ IDE. do we have a good visual IDE for c and c++ programming in linux?

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Old 04-21-2008, 11:58 PM   #2
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What about bluefish?
 
Old 04-22-2008, 02:16 AM   #3
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Eclipse and its CDE extension
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Old 04-22-2008, 02:17 AM   #4
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GNU Emacs.
 
Old 04-22-2008, 03:14 AM   #5
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Hi,

My opinion is that you should learn use "Vi". Learn vi is difficult but later you will be happy to do it .

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Old 04-22-2008, 04:21 AM   #6
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geany is a lightweight one, quite nice:
http://geany.uvena.de/Main/About

I hate vi and vim, I remove them from my system right after install. They are the most unintuitive nonsensical editors I've ever seen. emacs is among them for sure. But this is just IMO.

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Old 04-22-2008, 07:05 AM   #7
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For command line editing I recommend Jed.
 
Old 04-22-2008, 07:32 AM   #8
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Try SciTe

http://www.scintilla.org/SciTE.html

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