Sublime Text 2 is a code text editor for Linux, Mac & Windows. It has a clean User Interface with several colour schemes to choose from, full screen mode, side-by-side editing, multi select.
Sublime Text 2 Features
Multi-selection allows you to have multiple cursors on the page, this can save a lot of time.
|To highlight all occurrences of word click on the word and click (Ctrl+d), each repeated (Ctrl+d) will select the next occurrence of the word and (Alt+F3) will select all.|
|To add multiple cursors anywhere desired Ctrl+Click the desired locations|
|To add a cursor at the end of several lines highlight a block of text and press(Crtl+Shift+l)|
Sublime Text 2 has 22 different themes to choose from.
To change the theme select Preferences (menu) --> Color Scheme --> (theme e.g. Monokai)
|Minimap||The minimap makes it easy to quickly navigate the current file.|
|Tabs||Chrome style tabs allow you to easily switch between open files.|
|Open Folder Sidebar||Navigate the file structure and open new files.|
Installing Sublime Text 2
First run the following command in the terminal (Ctrl+Alt+t) to add the repository:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/sublime-text-2
Now we will update the sources and install Sublime Text 2 by running this command:
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install sublime-text
Like Sublime Text 2? Please consider buying a license
Sublime Text 2 may be downloaded and evaluated for free, however a license must be purchased ($70 USD) for continued use. There is no enforced time limit for the evaluation.
ppa.webupd8.org for packaging the PPA
Vadim Peretokin for finding a typo
Yummy Cardbored for contributing additional info