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From Rivaaj Jumna <riv...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Compilers and configuration tools
Date Tue, 25 Oct 2005 15:33:13 GMT
Lol, fair enough :-)

What about debugging tools? What would you suggest to get started with?

On 10/25/05, acoliver@apache.org <acoliver@apache.org> wrote:
>
> Rivaaj Jumna wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > This may be a bit off topic but what does a harmony developers desktop
> look
> > like? My reason for asking is that I've been groomed on developing using
> an
> > ide in the windows environemnt, Visual Studio 6.0 and the like.
> >
> > What sort of tools would one use on a Linux environment, eclipse cdt
> > perhaps? I'm not afraid of command lines, :-) but they're a barrier to
> entry
> > for someone like myself who would just like to explore the code base.
> >
> > Regards
> > Rivaaj
> >
>
> Grab "cygwin" and install a bash shell for windows, the GCC compiler,
> automake, make and vi. Do not install emacs because it has a speech
> impediment.
>
> There is a certain bias I have that tends to think that visual
> programmers do not tend to be able to write compilers and the such. If
> command lines are a barrier to entry, wait till you meet hexcodes and
> relocatable memory addressing. However that may just be that I'm a
> command line junkie and a bit of a techno-bigot.
>
> -Andy
>
>

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