[Pseudo instruction]How to install Atom 64bit Deb package in linux mint

What is atom?
Basically, it’s a source code/text editor. It’s said to be “an open source “hackable text editor for the 21st Century” developed by GitHub”. I use it to edit my python script.

Download atom from here
Open terminal, type:

$ cd ~/Downloads/
$ sudo dpkg -i atom-amd64.deb

To start,type:

$ atom

To open a script, type

$ atom <name of the script> &

For 32-bit, you can check this link
You might want to check 12 free text editors to decide which one you would like to use


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