How to install Sublime in Ubuntu

Why Sublime?

Sublime is a light weight IDE and is very useful for general text editing purpose and programming. Sublime can be very useful if you don’t  wish  to install heavy weight IDE’s like Pycharm or IntelliJ IDEA.

How to install?

Use these commands on your terminal to install Sublime 3 on your System:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/sublime-text-3 
$ sudo apt-get update 
$ sudo apt-get install sublime-text


Start Sublime

Sublime can be started from the terminal by the below command:

$ subl

or, can be started from application. Search for sublime in your applications.

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You can also pin Sublime on your side bar so that you don’t have to search it every time.

Hope you find this small post useful. Cheers.

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