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Old 10-16-2003, 02:00 AM   #1
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PHP Editor

Howdy folks,
im trying to find a nice PHP editor to run on linux all i ever here people say is "use vi" well i dont want to use vi! heh what im after is a nice graphical one im curruntly making do with kwrite atm which is ok but obviously isnt designed for the job.

any suggestions?
Old 10-16-2003, 02:13 AM   #2
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what about gvim?
Old 10-16-2003, 03:31 AM   #3
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I use Kate and it works great, good syntax highlighting and easy navigation between all the different files you have open. I don't really see what more you could need for PHP.
Old 10-16-2003, 03:44 AM   #4
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gvim - (don't thrash it before you've tried it and made it purrty! )
jEdit -
Scite -

Old 10-16-2003, 03:57 AM   #5
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Quanta is suitable, right? /* unsure */
Old 10-16-2003, 04:06 AM   #6
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I use Kate personally. Works well enough.

Old 10-16-2003, 04:18 AM   #7
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thanks for your suggestions ill give kate a whirl
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i guess i'm a little late to this party, but use and love bluefish. poifect for the noobs like me.


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