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Instant Geany IDE by Nguyễn Hồng Quân

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Quick start – writing a piece of code

Coding in Geany is fun. In this section, I will show you how to make use of Geany features to make your work easier. Of course, this book is not for teaching programming. So I will take a simple example in an easy language such as Python, not taking into account what the algorithm means, to give a brief review of how Geany can help in your daily coding work. But please keep in mind that Geany features are not limited to what I show you, and are not only for Python. Our sample is a script to find the real roots of a quadratic equation.

Step 1 – creating a new source file

  • Open Geany. Geany, by default, shows an empty document. Let's save it as sample.py. By saving it with the .py extension, Geany will automatically ...

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