Install Atom Text Editor on Ubuntu 20.04
In this article we would discuss how to install Atom text editor on ubuntu 20.04 Lts system.
we can install Aom text editor by diffrent methods. First we will install using snap.
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First we will update packages using followinf apt command.
sudo apt update
Next install atom editor using snapd
sudo snap install atom --classic
once Atom editor is installed on your system,you can launch it either from command line by typing atom or by clicking on Atom icon (Activities ->Atom).
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using Atom repository
we will install necessary packages using the following commands.
sudo apt update sudo apt install software-properties-common apt-transport-https wget
Add Atom official package repository to your system using below commands.
wget -qO - https://packagecloud.io/AtomEditor/atom/gpgkey | sudo apt-key add - sudo sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://packagecloud.io/AtomEditor/atom/any/ any main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/atom.list'
once repository is enabled, refresh apt and install atom.
sudo apt update sudo apt install atom
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using deb package
download deb package from Atom offcial website as below.
once file is downloaded, you can install it with the following command.
sudo dpkg -i atom-amd64.deb
you may get below error due to dependency issues.
Error: Errors were encountered while processing:atom
Then run following command to install it.
sudo apt install -f
you can launch it either from the command line by typing 'atom' or by clicking on the Atom (Activities -> Atom).