Welcome to the new platform of Programmer's Heaven! We apologize for the inconvenience caused, if you visited us from a broken link of the previous version. The main reason to move to a new platform is to provide more effective and collaborative experience to you all. Please feel free to experience the new platform and use its exciting features. Contact us for any issue that you need to get clarified. We are more than happy to help you.
I'd like some help on using Linux.
I have to write a C++ program that can control a robotic arm running on Linux 0S (Redhat 9.0)platform. I have done this in WinXP but i am required to use Linux as the platform....to which i'm totally new .
I know that Linux has built-in C and C++ Compilers (gcc and g++).
What i want to know is that:
1) is there any graphical-based Complier that can be used on Linux platform? Like in WinXP i'm using Borland C++ 5.02 Complier and Borland Builder 5. I understand that there is a graphical word-processor (OpenOffice) that runs on Linux and is very similar to MSOffice for Windows; so is there any graphical-based C++ complier for Linux?
2)Also is there any analogous software to Borland Builder 5 that can be used in Linux(for making interfaces)?
3) Better still, can i run/install/use Borland C++ 5.02 Complier and Borland Builder 5 in Linux?
4)Is is possible to access hardware(parallel port) in Linux?
Urgently needing your help guys!Any help will be much appreciated
Thanks in advance
0 · ·