Open source Java programming IDE in Java
Author: Andrea Gini Homepage: http://www.mokabyte.it/ginipad/english.htm Family: IDEFamily JavaBasedEditors Platform: Sun Java Virtual Machine License: GPLGinipad is an Integrated Developemente Environment for Java, written in Java and distributed freely under the General Public License (GPL).
The Graphical User Interface has been explicitly designed to provide a simple and comfortable acces to an high level of functionality. For this reason, Ginipad is the best choice for beginners, but can also be appreciated by those power users who prefer using a small tool when managing small projects.
The source code is an interesting example of sofware engineering based on Pattern, Components and Framework. Every single component has been designed and tested independently, following Java Beans Specification. The absence of undeclared dependancies simplifies the integration of components in different projects.