Open Source Geany Alternatives

    Geany is described as 'small and lightweight Integrated Development Environment. It was developed to provide a small and fast IDE, which has only a few dependencies from other packages'. There are more than 100 alternatives to Geany for various platforms. The best alternative is Notepad++, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Geany are Atom (Free, Open Source), Vim (Free, Open Source), Eclipse (Free, Open Source) and Brackets (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Feb 16, 2021