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Old 09-11-2009, 06:21 AM   #1
yasasvi srikanth
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Suggest programming packages on linux


Dear sir,

The os i am using is RHEL5.

where can i get the free software download for programming c,c++?
what extension is better whether "tar.gz" or "tar.bz2" or ".rpm"?
 
Old 09-11-2009, 06:23 AM   #2
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use yum and install the eclipse IDE..

"yum install eclipse"
 
Old 09-11-2009, 06:47 AM   #3
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You can just use gcc for that..
 
Old 09-11-2009, 07:12 AM   #4
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gcc is for compiling. eclipse is for programming...
 
Old 09-11-2009, 07:41 AM   #5
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There are a lot of IDEs for programming. Eclipse is bit too big. If you just want it for C/C++ then you can look for DevC++ or CodeBlocks.
I like Code Blocks though. Can compile and run the programs from inside the IDE.
 
  


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