Install Komodo Edit 10 with Ubuntu Integration via PPA

June 19, 2016 — Leave a comment

Komodo X 10

Komodo Edit, Active State’s open source text editor, has reached the X (10) release. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 15.10, Ubuntu 14.04, and Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity integration.

Komodo Edit X (10) Features:

  • new user interface that is skinnable using the color scheme editor
  • a start wizard on first launch
  • new default keybindings and other editors’ keybindings support including Atom, Eclipse, Emacs, IntelliJ, Sublime, Vi.
  • PHP and JavaScript codeintel and other improvements.
  • and much more
Komodo start wizard

Komodo start wizard

Komodo Edit 10

How to Install Komodo Edit 10 in Ubuntu:

The official download page provides non-install packages for Linux, but it lacks a shortcut icon for Ubuntu.

To install this editor with Ubuntu integration, use Mystic-Mirage’s PPA repository:

1. Add PPA.

Open terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and run command:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mystic-mirage/komodo-edit

Type your password when it asks, though there’s no visual feedback, and hit Enter to continue.

Komodo PPA

2. Now install the editor via your system package manager, or run commands:

sudo apt update

sudo apt install komodo-edit

For those who don’t want to add PPA, grab the .deb package from HERE (i386 for 32bit, amd64 for 64bit), and click install via Ubuntu Software.

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