How to install Codeslayer in Ubuntu

To install Codeslayer in Ubuntu

Codeslayer is a lightweight source code editor used in the Linux systems. It is featured with tabbed editor interface, file navigation and plugin system. User can also  find and replace the codes in the editor. Installation of Codeslayer in Ubuntu is explained in this article.


Installation of Codeslayer

First add the key file for codeslayer with the following command.

root@linuxhelp:~# wget -q -O - | sudo apt-key add -

Next run the below command to create a new repository file.

root@linuxhelp:~# sh -c 'echo "deb trusty-getdeb apps" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list'

Then update the newly added repositories.

root@linuxhelp:~# apt-get update
Hit wily InRelease
Hit wily-updates InRelease               
Hit wily-security InRelease                                       
Hit wily-backports InRelease              
Hit wily/main Sources                                           
Hit wily-security/main Sources                         
Hit wily/restricted Sources                          
Get:1 trusty-getdeb InRelease [8,145 B]
Hit wily-security/restricted Sources                               
Hit wily/universe Sources                              
Hit wily/multiverse Sources                                                  
Hit wily-security/universe Sources                                             
Hit wily/main amd64 Packages                                                 
Hit wily/restricted amd64 Packages                                           
Hit wily-security/multiverse Sources                                           
Get:2 trusty-getdeb/apps amd64 Packages [72.0 kB]             
Hit wily/universe amd64 Packages
Hit wily/multiverse amd64 Packages                                
Hit wily-security/main amd64 Packages            
Hit wily-backports/restricted i386 Packages                                                                                                             
Hit wily-backports/universe i386 Packages                                                                                                               
Hit wily-backports/multiverse i386 Packages                                                                                                             
Hit wily-backports/main Translation-en                                                                                                                  
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Hit wily-backports/universe Translation-en                                                                                                              
Fetched 153 kB in 11s (13.5 kB/s)                                                                                                                                                    
Reading package lists... Done

Run the below command to install the codeslayer package.

root@linuxhelp:~# apt-get install codeslayer -y
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  codeslayer libcodeslayer0
0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 252 not upgraded.
Need to get 170 kB of archives.
After this operation, 1,749 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 trusty-getdeb/apps libcodeslayer0 amd64 4.3.1-1~getdeb1 [102 kB]
Get:2 trusty-getdeb/apps codeslayer amd64 4.3.1-1~getdeb1 [68.1 kB]
Fetched 170 kB in 3s (46.7 kB/s)                                            
Selecting previously unselected package libcodeslayer0.
(Reading database ... 175334 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../libcodeslayer0_4.3.1-1~getdeb1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking libcodeslayer0 (4.3.1-1~getdeb1) ...
Selecting previously unselected package codeslayer.
Preparing to unpack .../codeslayer_4.3.1-1~getdeb1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking codeslayer (4.3.1-1~getdeb1) ...
Processing triggers for hicolor-icon-theme (0.15-0ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.13.3-6ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.22-1ubuntu3) ...
Processing triggers for bamfdaemon (0.5.2~bzr0+15.10.20150627.1-0ubuntu1) ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf-2.index...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.58ubuntu1) ...
Setting up libcodeslayer0 (4.3.1-1~getdeb1) ...
Setting up codeslayer (4.3.1-1~getdeb1) ...
Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.21-0ubuntu4) ...

After installed successfully, open the Codeslayer from the Unity Dash as shown below.


Here you can type anything in the source code editor page.

source code editor

Click on About option to know more about CodeSlayer.



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