*** January PLUG meeting - ECLIPSE ***

Barry Roberts blr at robertsr.us
Thu Jan 12 07:05:35 MST 2006


On Wed, Jan 11, 2006 at 01:32:53PM -0700, Michael L Torrie wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-01-11 at 11:08 -0500, Grant Shipley wrote:
> > It will be interesting to hear comments after the meeting from the die
> > hard VIM and EMACS users.
> 
> I think Eclipse is very slick, but the one thing that I really really
> miss is good vi bindings.  vim bindings would be even better.  There is
> a plugin that exists to provide some vi functionality in the editor, but
> it's kind of clunky and costs way more than it is worth.  Oddly enough
> there are emacs bindings available for the eclipse editor for free.

One of these years, somebody is going to make editor components (dbus,
kpart, etc.) out of emacs and vim AND some brilliant IDE is going to
let you plug in your editor of choice.

There's not already an IDE out there that let's you do that, is there?

Barry Roberts



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