How To Install Atom Editor In Ubuntu 14.04

 

Requirements

  • OS with 64-bit architecture

  • node.js v0.10.x

  • npm v1.4.x

  • libgnome-keyring-dev (refer to your distribution’s manual on how to install packages if you are not on Debian or Ubuntu-based systems)

  • npm config set python /usr/bin/python2 -g to ensure that gyp uses Python 2

Instructions

  • wget http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.10.28/node-v0.10.28.tar.gz
  • tar xzvf node-v0.10.28.tar.gz
  • cd node-v0.10.28
  • ./configure && make
  • sudo make install
  • sudo apt-get install libgnome-keyring-dev # refer to your distribution’s manual on how to install packages if you are not on Debian or Ubuntu-based systems
  • npm config set python /usr/bin/python2 -g # to ensure that gyp uses Python 2
  • sudo apt-get remove gyp
  • npm install -g node-gyp # Install the “node-gyp” globally
  • cd ~
  • npm update # Update your personal npm local repository again
  • sudo ln -s /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libudev.so.1 /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libudev.so.0
  • git clone https://github.com/atom/atom
  • cd atom
  • script/build # Creates application at $TMPDIR/atom-build/Atom
  • sudo script/grunt install # Installs command to /usr/local/bin/atom
  • script/grunt mkdeb # Generates a .deb package at $TMPDIR/atom-build

 

 

Adobe Reader For Ubuntu

sudo add-apt-repository “deb http://archive.canonical.com/ $(lsb_release -sc) partner”

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install acroread

Unable to locate package acroread

http://get.adobe.com/reader/otherversions/

cd ~/Downloads

sudo dpkg -i AdbeRdr9.5.5-1_i386linux_enu.deb

You might want to run ‘apt-get -f install’ to correct these.

The following packages have unmet dependencies:

adobereader-enu:i386 : Depends: libgtk2.0-0:i386 (>= 2.4) but it is not installed

sudo apt-get -f install

sudo apt-get -y install acroread acroread-fonts

 

cd /etc/gnome

sudo vim defaults.list

application/oxps=evince.desktop

application/pdf=acroread.desktop

FileZilla download the Fonts Package

cd Downloads

tar -xjf FontPack910_chs_i486-linux.tar.bz2

cd CHSKIT

sudo ./INSTALL

 

If you do not have Adobe Reader version 9.1 already installed on your system please do so before installing this Asian Language Kit.

Continue installation? [y] y

Please type “accept” to accept the terms and conditions of license agreement; Type “decline” to exit. accept

Enter the location where you installed the Adobe Reader [/opt] Enter

install Dropbox

Install Dropbox via command line

The Dropbox daemon works fine on all 32-bit and 64-bit Linux servers. To install, run the following command in your Linux terminal.

32-bit:

cd ~ && wget -O – “https://www.dropbox.com/download?plat=lnx.x86” | tar xzf –

64-bit:

cd ~ && wget -O – “https://www.dropbox.com/download?plat=lnx.x86_64” | tar xzf –

Next, run the Dropbox daemon from the newly created .dropbox-dist folder.

~/.dropbox-dist/dropboxd

Solve one problem

Failure to download extra data files

The following packages requested additional data downloads after package installation, but the data could not be downloaded or could not be processed.

ttf-mscorefonts-installer

The download will be attempted again later, or you can try the download again now. Running this command requires an active Internet connection.

http://askubuntu.com/questions/153928/failure-to-download-extra-data-files-after-installing-ttf-mscorefonts-installe

sudo apt-get install –reinstall ttf-mscorefonts-installer