Re: Recommended editor for novice programmers?
- Date: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:32:07 -0400
- From: The Wanderer <wanderer@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Recommended editor for novice programmers?
On 2017-09-04 at 17:23, rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote: >> On 9/2/17, 7:29 PM, Doug wrote: >> >>> There must be something simpler than emacs or vi that will still >>> allow coding formatting! > > There are quite a few GUI editors that support coding formatting, > some by an interface to something like a pretty printer, and some by > autoindent in various flavors. > > I'll be surprised if there are no GUI editors that do C / C++ (or > other language) code completion, but I haven't looked for such a > feature. Just tested with a JS file I happen to have open in geany, and that feature (what I believe was named, elsewhere in this thread, as "semantic autocompletion") appears to be present and functioning there. -- The Wanderer The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man. -- George Bernard Shaw
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