Getting started

  • For general information about EDE, see AboutEde.
  • To get EDE, simply use pre-built Packages if they are available for your distribution.
  • Or download the source if you prefer to compile and install it yourself. Be sure to take a look at the InstallationHowTo page.
  • If you have some questions, please read the FAQ first.

Documentation & help

  • Configuration is the section you should read if you want to adjust EDE's behaviour.
  • See the Changelog for changes since version 2.0.
  • For technical topics consult EDE's Documentation.
  • If you need help on anything not covered on the wiki, the EDE forum is the place to go to.


  • Thinking about contributing to EDE? The Development page is a good starting point for both EDE and edelib.
  • The Translation page describes how to provide localization for EDE and edelib in your language.
  • Visit the RoadMap page for some clues about planned features.

API documentation:

Bugs and issues

Please report any EDE related bugs and issues you encounter here: