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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.

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