PyCharm 2017.1 release highlights:
- The Python debugger got forty times faster for Python 3.6 projects, and up to two times faster for older versions of Python
- added support for the six compatibility library
- Unit test runners for Python have been rebuilt from the ground up: you can now run any test configuration with PyCharm
- Zero-latency typing is now on by default
- Support for native Docker for Mac – no more need to use SOCAT! (PyCharm Professional only)
- And more!
How to Install PyCharm 2017.1 in Ubuntu:
For the community version, the GetDeb repository has made the packages for Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 16.10, and Linux Mint 18.
1. Open terminal via Ctrl+Alt+T for searching for “terminal” from start menu. When it opens, run command:
sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu $(lsb_release -sc)-getdeb apps" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list'
2. After adding the GetDeb repository, setup the GPG key via command:
wget -q -O - http://archive.getdeb.net/getdeb-archive.key | sudo apt-key add -
For Linux Mint, please enable GetDeb repository via Software Sources -> Additional Repositories.
3. Finally install PyCharm, the community version, via commands:
sudo apt update sudo apt install pycharm
For the professional version, download the official Linux package from the link below, extract, and run the executable from bin/ folder (or read the document).