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Re: Recommended editor for novice programmers?




On 02-09-17, Tom Browder wrote:
> My Linux user group is setting up one desktop computer and one laptop
> computer for lending to our local library as an educational resource for
> folks who want to explore what Linux is all about.  We are using Debian 9
> for now.
> 
> I am open to any suggestions for standard packages we should add. I have
> already installed gcc and friends as well as Scilab, R, Perl 6, and some
> other stuff, including emacs.
> 
> I would especially appreciate other ideas for programming editors for
> novice programmers.
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> Best regards,
> 
> -Tom

You can set up both Vim and Emacs as powerful programming editors.