LinuxWorld: A comparison of Linux integrated development environments

“Beware the march of IDEs for Linux.”

“How do some of the integrated development environments (IDEs)
for Linux rate, especially when compared with old favorites like
Emacs? And does Linux need IDEs at all? Sam Mikes dons his
flameproof suit as he investigates this controversial topic,
comparing Metrowerks’s CodeWarrior, Cygnus’s GNUPro Toolkit, and
John Lindal’s Code Crusader with XEmacs and Microsoft Visual