Masochists already exist.
Surely someone already uses Eclipse on Linux.
Surely someone has configured Eclipse to work with AVR.
In which case you install Eclipse with associated GCC and GDB tools. And away you go.
Much the same as anyone installs AS7.0 on Windoze and just gets on with the rest of their life.
Yes, some experienced punters can build and develop their own tools if that is what they want.
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