Gitpod supports C++ right out of the box, but there are still ways to enhance your C++ experience within Gitpod.
Here are some examples of already-gitpodified C++ projects running in Gitpod:
|Component Editor||circuito.io Component Editor|
|tinyraycaster||old-school FPS in a weekend|
All Gitpod workspaces already come with
clang (version 10.0.0 as of January 2020),
gdb, and a few other useful C++ tools pre-installed by default.
However, if you’re missing some additional tools, you can simply run
brew install <tool_name> to install it in the current workspace or write your own
.gitpod.Dockerfile to install it across all workspaces for your repository.
The C/C++ VSCode extension gives enhanced intellisense support for C++! To install it to your repository add the following to your
vscode: extensions: - firstname.lastname@example.org:Pq/tmf2WN3SanVzB4xZc1g==