Recommend IDE for coding in "C"

Paul Conrady audio1953 at
Mon Mar 18 14:11:20 EDT 2013

About 40 years ago, I studied Fortran and PL/1 in college; 20 years ago I
learned Pascal; over the years I played around with Basic. I have no
professional experience as a programmer. The coding that I've done has been
for pleasure or personal necessity, much like now. A few AqBanking features
do not operate as advertised and I would like to troubleshoot and fix the

On Mon, Mar 18, 2013 at 8:04 AM, John Ralls <jralls at> wrote:

> On Mar 17, 2013, at 11:05 PM, Paul Conrady <audio1953 at> wrote:
> > This is not a question about GnuCash per se. Since I would like to
> contribute
> > to the development of GnuCash, I thought the developer's here might be
> the
> > best source of information.
> >
> > I want to start coding in "C" and "C++". Please recommend an IDE for me.
> > After searching through the Ubuntu and Canonical repos, I am leaning
> toward
> > Anjuta DevStudio or maybe CodeLite. Since I am learning the language, all
> > that I require is a simple interface; nothing complex.
> I use Emacs, which is about as basic as you can get.
> What programming experience do you have?
> Regards,
> John Ralls

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