Free KDevelop Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to KDevelop for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best free Linux alternative is Eclipse, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to KDevelop and many of them are free and available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free Linux alternatives to KDevelop are Geany (Free, Open Source), PyCharm (Freemium, Open Source), Apache NetBeans (Free, Open Source) and Code::Blocks (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 13, 2021

    1. A cross-platform Software Development Kit including a GUI toolkit, a 2D/3D graphics engine, a networking library, an audio output library, an IDE, a compiler for the eC programming language, and more.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
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      • Linux
      The C++ IDE for professional developers.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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      The Projucer is a comprehensive project management and code editing tool with a revolutionary C++ live coding environment which has full C++11 support.
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    2. ZinjaI is an IDE (integrated development environment) for C + + developed in the context of a Starter Grant from the Scientific Research at the Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Argentina, designed for use by students of programming.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Visual Studio Code
      • GitHub
      An extensible, cross platform IDE written in C# for Embedded C/C++, .NET Core, Avalonia and Typescript.
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    3. WideStudio is an open source, Integrated Development Environment for desktop applications purely made in Japan.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer updated. Last version, v3.98-7, released in November 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Linux
      OpenLDev is a graphical front-end to Linux development tools such as gcc, GNU autotools and make. OpenLDev strives to provide an easy-to-use interface that is both productive for experts and simple for beginners.
    4. JCppEdit v3.8 is a multiple programming language IDE that offers you a unique platform to code many programs in a single environment, starting from C, C++, Java to HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML and Text files.
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    5. Builds, install into the filesystem, then runs a software project.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      OpenBeans is an open-source IDE distribution. It is not a fork of Apache NetBeans, but a distribution, in the same way Ubuntu is a distribution based on Debian.
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