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by eteepell
Tue Apr 24, 2007 5:36 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: compiler and IDE in base install (Why Johnny can't code)
Replies: 35
Views: 13530

Thank you.

" Software that is compatible and often desired, but usually big (and im not sure about free/libre requirements), are in our package manager (which is itself in rosapps.) This includes things like abiword. I am sure that IDEs will eventually be placed in here once we are in beta/1.0 stage. " This me...
by eteepell
Tue Apr 24, 2007 12:06 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: compiler and IDE in base install (Why Johnny can't code)
Replies: 35
Views: 13530

Sure, but...

if little johnny needs to find out about dev-cpp, download it, install it and learn it from there. we have already lost. My point is to have something in the base install along the lines of notepad, wordpad, etc. that someone , especially kids and the first computer user, can learn about how to prog...
by eteepell
Mon Apr 23, 2007 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: compiler and IDE in base install (Why Johnny can't code)
Replies: 35
Views: 13530

compiler and IDE in base install (Why Johnny can't code)

I was reading an article some time ago see :: http://www.salon.com/tech/feature/2006/09/14/basic/ that made me think of where technology has been heading over the past 20 years or so. Pls read the article when u get the time. :cry: My idea is that we should have a compiler and a good IDE in the base...