The EclipseÂ IDE for C/C++Â Developers runs on top of the Eclipse Platform. The EclipseÂ IDE for C/C++Â Developersprovides advanced functionality for C/C++ developers, including an editor (with syntax highlighting, and code completion), launcher, debugger, search engine and makefile generator.
The Eclipse C/C++ Development Tools (CDT) runs on top of the Eclipse Platform. The CDT provides advanced functionality for C/C++ developers, including:
- C/C++ Editor (basic functionality, syntax highlighting, code completion etc.)
- C/C++ Debugger (APIs & Default implementation, using GDB)
- C/C++ Launcher (APIs & Default implementation, launches and external application)
- Search Engine
- Content Assist Provider
- Makefile generator