Komodo blurb

Komodo Edit is a free, multi-language editor with auto-complete, call tips, syntax highlighting, syntax checking and many other features. Available on Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.

Komodo IDE is Komodo Edit on steroids, with loads of additional features such as:

  • debugging and interactive shells for Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, Tcl
  • source code control integration with Git, Mercurial, Bazaar, SVN, CVS and Perforce
  • a code/object browser
  • a regular expression toolkit
  • an HTTP inspector
  • unit testing integration

Open Komodo is the open-source codebase of Komodo Edit. The site features an SVN repository, code search tool, and a developer wiki maintained by ActiveState and members of the wider Komodo community.

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Compatibility problem with libstdc++


The Komodo installer fails with an error message about about missing 'libstdc++.so.5'. How do I fix this?


Komodo is built on an older version of Linux ( Suse 9.3 ) that uses libstdc++ version 5. Most current distributions provide compatibility packages to provide this library:

Ubuntu / Debian:

sudo apt-get install libstdc++5