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You are right Randux, it costs much bludy bucks, but if we gon a purchase its linux version, we also have to spend much more bludy bucks, so the better option is to go with the free IDE, and that is why i am looking for the free IDE.
You could first tell us what features makes GreenHills MULTI IDE valuable for you.
Hello, all! I noticed no mention of a couple of things, so thought I'd add them.
First, Gambas (gambas.sourceforge.net) should impress most folks. It's a VB-like app for Linux, with most of the same tools. It has support for various databases in the GUI interface, has a nice coding interface, with intellisense-like capabilities, and has a package builder built-in. Overall, very nice. Linux only, though I do think it works with cygwin.
Second, a fairly new project is in the mix. Dabo (dabodev.com, I believe) is a Python RAD tool, written, mostly, by a couple of old hats from the FoxPro community. Windows/Linux, and very nice.
The list here could practically go on forever, so I hesitated (for about 2 seconds) to post this message. But it does give me a chance to introduce myself to the group. I am, for all intents and purposes, a Linux novice, though I have been working with Linux of some sort for several years now. Currently, I am using Ubuntu, and for the most part love it. My favorite distro is SuSE, so will most likely jump back to it before all is said and done. What I love most about Linux is one of the major reasons I love FoxPro: the community.
Anyway ... sorry for being long-winded, and for getting off-topic there. Anyone needs anything from me, don't hesitate to drop me a line. Later.
I've been a C programmer, but now I have to write in C++. And now I need a little more options, supported by my editor. I like vim but I need:
1) Auto completion with Ctrl+Space.
2) When I have an object from some class and I type the name of the object and a dot (.) after it to see a falling menu with all the methods and variables in the class. For example if I have a class Student with a method Print() and an object S from that class, when I type "S." I want to see a falling menu with all the methods from the class including Print().
3) I want to compile fast and easy. Let's say I have a simple C++ file and I want to run it. I don't want to be obliged to create a huge project with 15 files in it, just to compile the .cpp. By the way I have no problem to compile the sorce in the console using g++, but the above two should work!
OK, the third thing is not that important. So, what would you recommend?
By the way, I'm a Kubuntu user.