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omar bili
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i need a good java editor to use on Linux
i need it to be free
jim gotti
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have yet to use it, but VI is shipped with Linux.
Dirk Schreckmann

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Moving this to the IDEs and Other Tools forum...

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omar bili
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i know that the VI is shipped with linux
but i need a good , userFriendly Editor
to write Java Programs .
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Google has quite a list. Personally, I would recommend Eclipse or Jedit.

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