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What 3rd party tools, outside of your main IDE, do you depend on for coding?

Survey period: 5 Oct 2020 to 12 Oct 2020

3rd party meaning "Not from the vendor who provides your main development environment"

OptionVotes% 
3rd party libraries and SDKs46270.43
3rd party compilers (eg Intel or Arm compilers)588.84
3rd party IDEs (eg JetBrains, Eclipse)13720.88
3rd party applications  (eg Git CLI)26239.94
3rd party servers (eg Redis)7912.04
3rd party services (eg online storage)15423.48
Other (please comment)467.01
My entire development toolchain uses 3rd party and independent tools548.23
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%



 
GeneralIn-house tools Pin
Gary R. Wheeler10-Oct-20 10:47
Gary R. Wheeler10-Oct-20 10:47 
GeneralRe: In-house tools Pin
RickZeeland10-Oct-20 20:18
mveRickZeeland10-Oct-20 20:18 
GeneralRe: In-house tools Pin
Gary R. Wheeler11-Oct-20 3:13
Gary R. Wheeler11-Oct-20 3:13 
GeneralRe: In-house tools Pin
RickZeeland11-Oct-20 4:00
mveRickZeeland11-Oct-20 4:00 
GeneralRe: In-house tools Pin
Gary R. Wheeler11-Oct-20 4:09
Gary R. Wheeler11-Oct-20 4:09 
GeneralIDE? What IDE? Pin
CodeWraith9-Oct-20 4:44
CodeWraith9-Oct-20 4:44 
GeneralRe: IDE? What IDE? Pin
Ravi Bhavnani9-Oct-20 10:48
professionalRavi Bhavnani9-Oct-20 10:48 
GeneralRe: IDE? What IDE? Pin
CodeWraith9-Oct-20 14:16
CodeWraith9-Oct-20 14:16 
GeneralRe: IDE? What IDE? Pin
RickZeeland9-Oct-20 21:04
mveRickZeeland9-Oct-20 21:04 
GeneralRe: IDE? What IDE? Pin
CodeWraith9-Oct-20 21:58
CodeWraith9-Oct-20 21:58 
GeneralRe: IDE? What IDE? Pin
RickZeeland9-Oct-20 22:18
mveRickZeeland9-Oct-20 22:18 
GeneralOWASP Dependency-Check Pin
RickZeeland7-Oct-20 2:23
mveRickZeeland7-Oct-20 2:23 
Generalother Pin
V.6-Oct-20 21:34
professionalV.6-Oct-20 21:34 
GeneralRe: other Pin
CodeWraith9-Oct-20 4:45
CodeWraith9-Oct-20 4:45 
GeneralReSharper with Visual Studio Pin
Doug Domeny6-Oct-20 4:56
professionalDoug Domeny6-Oct-20 4:56 
PraiseRe: ReSharper with Visual Studio Pin
Slacker0077-Oct-20 4:00
professionalSlacker0077-Oct-20 4:00 
GeneralDoes Notepad++ count? Pin
Bob@work6-Oct-20 3:49
Bob@work6-Oct-20 3:49 
GeneralRe: Does Notepad++ count? Pin
Doug Domeny6-Oct-20 4:58
professionalDoug Domeny6-Oct-20 4:58 
GeneralRe: Does Notepad++ count? Pin
Bob@work6-Oct-20 5:12
Bob@work6-Oct-20 5:12 
GeneralOther Pin
Rusty Bullet6-Oct-20 3:27
Rusty Bullet6-Oct-20 3:27 
GeneralOther Pin
BDieser6-Oct-20 2:13
BDieser6-Oct-20 2:13 
GeneralOther? Pin
MarkTJohnson6-Oct-20 0:39
professionalMarkTJohnson6-Oct-20 0:39 
GeneralLINQPad Pin
sfarrow5-Oct-20 4:24
sfarrow5-Oct-20 4:24 
GeneralOther: static analysis tools Pin
Greg Utas5-Oct-20 1:19
professionalGreg Utas5-Oct-20 1:19 
VS2017 with its C++ compiler and GitHub plug-in, all from MSFT as far as I know.

The C++ static analysis tools are third-party. Besides regularly using the one I wrote[^], I've occasionally used Coverity, PVS-Studio, and DeepCode.
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GeneralMy entire development toolchain uses 3rd party and independent tools Pin
den2k885-Oct-20 0:38
professionalden2k885-Oct-20 0:38 

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