simple C++

OS owensavill at compuserve.com
Thu Oct 5 08:00:42 UTC 2000


Red Hat do a nice editor called Source Navigator. It is available from
sources.redhat.com. They are also working on Insight, a graphical front end to
gdb, but it is very definitely beta at the moment !

Owen

On Wed, 04 Oct 2000, you wrote:
> For a very simple C++ editor try "gide".  It's available from gide.pn.org.  I
> had the same problem as I am trying to learn C++ on my own.  This one is very
> simple but offers the compile/run options from within the editing window and
> output springs up in an xterm.  For a debugger don't use gdb by itself.
> Download the 'ddd' graphical front end for gdb which is excellent.  It is
> available from multiple sources on the net.  Just search on 'ddd and linux'.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Jeff Stephens
> 
> Erik Hjelmås wrote:
> 
> > Hi,
> >
> > I work at a college where we're considering switching to Linux starting
> > with the programming classes. We've used Borlands c++ compiler for the
> > last 6-7 years I think. Here's my problem;
> >
> > - emacs is to tough for many of the beginners whose just taking one or two
> > programming classes
> >
> > - kwrite and gcc is a combination, but gdb i to tough as a debugger
> >
> > I would like to use Kdevelop from day one, but isn't there any way I can
> > program simple C++ programs without creating a whole projects with dousins
> > of files?
> >
> > Is there any chance Kdevelop will give me this option in the future?
> >
> > I would like to use Kdevelop because its seems very easy to both program,
> > compile and debug for beginners (and of course offers so much more later
> > on in the classes).
> >
> > hope this wasn't off topic, if so I apologize
> >
> > cheers,
> >
> > /Erik
> >
> > ****************************
> > Erik Hjelmås   http://www.hig.no/~erikh    erikh at hig.no




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