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"KDevelop is a free, open source IDE (Integrated Development Environment) for MS Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Solaris and FreeBSD. It is a feature-full, plugin extensible IDE for C/C++ and other programming languages. It is based on KDevPlatform, and the KDE and Qt libraries and is under development since 1998."


Install the kdevelop package.


Install plugins to provide autocompletion and other language-specific features:

Building additional plugins

The KDevelop Parser Generator (kdevelop-pg-qt package) is required to build additional plugins. Plugins will not compile if this package is not installed beforehand.



If you get an error saying that project management plugin could not be loaded ("Could not load project management plugin KDevCMakeManager.") make sure cmake is installed.