How To Install Focus Writer V1.6.13 On Ubuntu-18.04

To Install Focus Writer V1.6.13 On Ubuntu-18.04
FocusWriter is an open-source and cross-platform text editor. It’s working on Linux, Windows and Mac OS X. it has support for TXT, RTF, and ODT, allows the users to set timers and alarms, it has auto-save and spell-check and many more.


Installation

Add the repository for installing the focus writer

root@linuxhelp:~# add-apt-repository ppa:gottcode/gcppa
 Ubuntu packages for http://gottcode.org/
 More info: https://launchpad.net/~gottcode/+archive/ubuntu/gcppa
Press [ENTER] to continue or Ctrl-c to cancel adding it.

gpg: keybox '/tmp/tmp0cd29j47/pubring.gpg' created
gpg: /tmp/tmp0cd29j47/trustdb.gpg: trustdb created
gpg: key 4B6DCB2258043CFF: public key "Launchpad PPA for Graeme Gott" imported
gpg: Total number processed: 1
gpg:               imported: 1
OK
Hit:1 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease                               
Get:2 http://ppa.launchpad.net/gottcode/gcppa/ubuntu bionic InRelease [15.4 kB]          
Get:3 http://ppa.launchpad.net/gottcode/gcppa/ubuntu bionic/main amd64 Packages [2,852 B]
Get:4 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates InRelease [83.2 kB]             
Get:5 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security InRelease [83.2 kB]     
Hit:6 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-backports InRelease            
Get:7 http://ppa.launchpad.net/gottcode/gcppa/ubuntu bionic/main i386 Packages [2,848 B] 
Get:8 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security/main amd64 DEP-11 Metadata [204 B]
Get:9 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates/main amd64 DEP-11 Metadata [60.9 kB]
Get:10 http://ppa.launchpad.net/gottcode/gcppa/ubuntu bionic/main Translation-en [2,720 B]
Get:11 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security/universe amd64 DEP-11 Metadata [2,452 B]
Get:12 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates/main DEP-11 64x64 Icons [24.0 kB]
Get:13 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates/universe amd64 DEP-11 Metadata [117 kB]
Get:14 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates/universe DEP-11 64x64 Icons [187 kB]
Fetched 581 kB in 6s (98.5 kB/s)      
Reading package lists... Done

Update the newly added repository.

root@linuxhelp:~# apt-get update
Hit:1 http://ppa.launchpad.net/gottcode/gcppa/ubuntu bionic InRelease
Hit:2 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security InRelease        
Hit:3 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease               
Hit:4 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates InRelease
Hit:5 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-backports InRelease
Reading package lists... Done

Install the focuswriter application. 

root@linuxhelp:~# apt-get install focuswriter
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  apache2-bin apache2-data apache2-utils libapr1 libaprutil1 libaprutil1-dbd-sqlite3
  libaprutil1-ldap
Use 'apt autoremove' to remove them.
The following additional packages will be installed:
  libdouble-conversion1 libqt5core5a libqt5dbus5 libqt5gui5 libqt5multimedia5
  libqt5network5 libqt5printsupport5 libqt5svg5 libqt5widgets5 libxcb-xinerama0
  qt5-gtk-platformtheme qttranslations5-l10n
Suggested packages:
  myspell-dictionary qt5-image-formats-plugins qtwayland5
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  focuswriter libdouble-conversion1 libqt5core5a libqt5dbus5 libqt5gui5
.
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Setting up libqt5network5:amd64 (5.9.5+dfsg-0ubuntu1) ...
Setting up libqt5gui5:amd64 (5.9.5+dfsg-0ubuntu1) ...
Setting up qt5-gtk-platformtheme:amd64 (5.9.5+dfsg-0ubuntu1) ...
Setting up libqt5widgets5:amd64 (5.9.5+dfsg-0ubuntu1) ...
Setting up libqt5printsupport5:amd64 (5.9.5+dfsg-0ubuntu1) ...
Setting up libqt5multimedia5:amd64 (5.9.5-0ubuntu1) ...
Setting up libqt5svg5:amd64 (5.9.5-0ubuntu1) ...
Setting up focuswriter (1.6.13-0ppa1~bionic1) ...
Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.27-0ubuntu2) ...

Once the application is installed you can access the application from the menu as follows
menu
The FocusWriter application appears on your screen.
focus_writer
The version of focuswriter.
version

With this, the method to install Focus Writer V1.6.13 On Ubuntu-18.04 comes to an end.


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