Integrated Development Environments

Kubuntu Focus: Built for Developers

Developers need the best tools for the job. This is why the Kubuntu Focus comes with integrated support for JetBrains IDEs as well as easy installation for Microsoft Visual Studio Code.

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JetBrains IDEs

JetBrains IDEs

JetBrains ToolboxKubuntu Focus computers come pre-installed with JetBrains Toolbox, which includes several IDEs for whatever development situation is needed. Additionally, we also provide integration in the desktop environment with file manager integration and KRunner integration (accessed with alt-space, functions much like Apple's Spotlight). JetBrains IDE solutions are used by developers worldwide and come highly recommended.

For more information about JetBrians or their IDEs, please visit their website.

Microsoft Visual Studio Code

Microsoft Visual Studio Code

VSCAnother popular development environment is the free Microsoft Visual Studio Code. With thousands of extensions, it has become an extremely popular development environment.

Originally billed as a text editor, Visual Studio Code has become extremely powerful as a result of its thousands of community-contributed extensions. It is able to be an all-in-one IDE without the need for additional environments to be installed for different use-cases.

For more information, please visit the Visual Studio Code website.

Kate by KDE

Kate by KDE

KateKubuntu comes with the advanced text editor Kate, which has most features you'd find in an IDE, such as context highlighting and git integration. It is able to support context highlighting for a plethora of languages and is very popular for quick edits.

For more information, visit kate.org

Revisions

This is a partial revision history. See the git repository for all entries.

Disclaimer

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