Common features for editors to do programming tasks include support for numerous programming languages, syntax highlighting, auto-completion, tabbed document, search and replace, brace and indent highlighting, collapsing and expanding section of codes etc. Many of these are open source products.
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- The Art of Unix Programming has a good section on an overview of different common editors and how one could evaluate which editor to use.
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- Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. It is an improved version of the vi editor distributed with most UNIX systems.
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- This is an introductory intro. The aim here is to introduce some basic features, and give pointers to other tutorials to learn more about them.
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- Omni completion provides intelligent automatic completion of code in similar style to IDEs like Eclipse or Visual Studio.
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- Geany is a small and lightweight Integrated Development Environment. It was developed to provide a small and fast IDE, which has only a few dependencies from other packages. Another goal was to be as independent as possible from a special Desktop Environment like KDE or GNOME - Geany only requires the GTK2 runtime libraries.