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Re: Elementary project editor


That is pretty much the description of Tom95's 'editor'. It's on his
Launchpad, look it up.

I very much disagree this should be shipped in Luna, though, people don't
want an IDE to be included in an OS, just a normal text editor, like

On Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 9:54 PM, Craig <weberc2@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hey folks, due to the complexities of Cmake projects, I was wondering if
> there has been any discussion regarding an elementary project editor? If
> not, I was thinking such a thing could
> 1) create/setup a new elementary project
> 2) provide for project configuration (adding/removing source files,
> libraries, dependencies, etc)
> 3) execute builds (CMake + make)
> 4) eventually become an elementary IDE
> I'm sure there are other advantages as well, but far as I can tell,
> starting and building CMake projects is the most significant barrier to the
> elementary development environment, and such a solution would allow
> otherwise proficient programmers to make sizable contributions without
> having to waste their time (and that of everyone they ask for help) getting
> around CMake.
> To be clear, I'm not proposing this for Luna, but as a consideration for
> the future.
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