What is Padre? Padre stands for Perl Application Development and Refactoring Environment but in fact it is only a text editor with an oversized ego.
It is planned to be cross platform (Linux/Windows/OSX), open source Perl IDE written in Perl.
While it is still in its early development phase it is already usable.
I have been using it for nearly all my work almost since I started to write it. Features Some of the features it already has:
Installation It is available as a CPAN package but some of its prereqs are a bit hard to install so installation instructions can be found here
Comments, suggestions and patches are welcome!