What's the best IDE?

Ramon Diaz-Uriarte rdiaz02 at gmail.com
Sun Oct 29 10:29:29 CET 2006

On 10/26/06, Ben Finney <bignose+hates-spam at benfinney.id.au> wrote:
> Harry George <harry.g.george at boeing.com> writes:
> > John Salerno <johnjsal at NOSPAMgmail.com> writes:
> > > Yeah, it was all the customizing that I could never figure out.
> >
> > years ago this worked for people I was supporting:
> >  set softtabstop=4 shiftwidth=4 expandtab
> That's all I've ever needed vim to do with my Python code (apart from
> the syntax highlighting, which works by default when I've tried it).
> > Personally, I'm an emacs guy, so I wouldn't know.
> Should I start another thread about python-mode and how annoying it is?

Ben, as an Emacs guy tempted by Vim I'd definitely like to know what
you find annoying about python-mode, and how Vim does not annoy you
here. If this answer might risk leading the thread somewhere we don't
want, I'd anyway by very interested in a private email.



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Ramon Diaz-Uriarte
Statistical Computing Team
Structural Biology and Biocomputing Programme
Spanish National Cancer Centre (CNIO)

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