CodeMirror vs. gedit vs. Kakoune

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Description

What is CodeMirror?

CodeMirror is a JavaScript component that provides a code editor in the browser. When a mode is available for the language you are coding in, it will color your code, and optionally help with indentation.

What is gedit?

gedit is the GNOME text editor. While aiming at simplicity and ease of use, gedit is a powerful general purpose text editor.

What is Kakoune?

Kakoune is a code editor heavily inspired by Vim, as such most of its commands are similar to vi’s ones. Kakoune can operate in two modes, normal and insertion. In insertion mode, keys are directly inserted into the current buffer. In normal mode, keys are used to manipulate the current selection and to enter insertion mode.

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Why do developers choose CodeMirror?
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Why do developers choose gedit?
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    Why do developers choose Kakoune?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using CodeMirror?
    No Cons submitted yet for CodeMirror
    Downsides of CodeMirror?

    What are the cons of using gedit?
    Downsides of gedit?

    What are the cons of using Kakoune?
    No Cons submitted yet for Kakoune
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    Pricing

    How much does CodeMirror cost?
    How much does gedit cost?
    How much does Kakoune cost?

    Companies

    What companies use CodeMirror?
    23 companies on StackShare use CodeMirror
    What companies use gedit?
    1 companies on StackShare use gedit
    What companies use Kakoune?
    0 companies on StackShare use Kakoune

    What are some alternatives to CodeMirror, gedit, and Kakoune?

    • Sublime Text - A sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose.
    • Visual Studio Code - Build and debug modern web and cloud applications, by Microsoft
    • Vim - Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing
    • Atom - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century

    See all alternatives to CodeMirror



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