[Novalug] IDE usage and putting comments in code
creitz at gmail.com
Thu Sep 20 13:45:42 EDT 2007
On 9/20/07, Doug Toppin <dougtoppin at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've been thinking about this some more. I'm not that sure that I
> could use vim for Java development. With the layers of class
> definitions and methods that I'm using, autocompletion saves me a lot
> of time on the details and prevents making simple mistakes on camel
> cases (embedded upper/lower case in identifiers). This is true
> particularly for the classes that I'm not "intimately" (so to speak)
> familiar with. btw, I've seen an autocompletion plugin for vim
> somewhere. I haven't tried it but it would be interesting to see.
I agree... the autocomplete (and the auto display of the API's
javadocs) is priceless. I would be more likely to go the other
direction and search for an IDE that had optional vi keybindings.
Komodo does, but alas that doesn't do Java.
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