The latest version available is Atom 0.139.0, which has been released a while ago, coming with the below changes:
- Scoped language settings such as tab length are now editable from the Settings view.
- Fixed an issue where clicking below the last line in the editor didn’t move the cursor to the end of the file.
- Fixed an issue where closing a window caused application menus to disappear for the remaining open windows.
- Fixed an issue on Linux where the application menu items no longer worked.
- Fixed an issue on Linux where the initial font size was too large on HDPI monitors.
- Fixed an issue where the Markdown preview view would stop updating if dragged to another pane.
- Fixed an issue where @page directives in SCSS files would not be colorized correctly.
In this article I will show you how to install Atom 0.139.0 on Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Pinguy OS 14.04, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Elementary OS 0.2 Luna, Peppermint Five, Deepin 2014, LXLE 14.04, Linux Lite 2.0 and other Ubuntu derivative systems.
Because it is available via PPA, installing Atom 0.139.0 on Ubuntu 14.10, Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 12.04 and derivative systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the atom package. Like this:
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/atom
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install atom
Optional, to remove atom, do:
$ sudo apt-get remove atom