text editor for web development

Gabriel Dragffy gabe at dragffy.com
Mon Mar 10 15:14:11 UTC 2008

Gabriel Dragffy wrote:
> Hi there
> I am probably going to be switching from an Apple system to Ubuntu. On 
> Apple I use TextMate, it's unbeatable. Obviously won't work on Ubuntu.
> So I am asking for suggestions of other great text editors. I don't mind 
> KDE or Gnome,  but I am not going to consider vi or emacs. Does anyone 
> here use a text editor for serious web development?
> I'll be coding in xhtml, css, php, and javascript, so is there something 
> that has syntax highlighting and even word completion for these?
> Many thanks
> Gabe

It certainly seems as though GEdit is a clear winner for me having read: 
Although I haven't actually tried it yet, if it works like it says it 
will then that will be fab!

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