How To Install Brackets 1.5 On Fedora 23 And Fedora 22

As you may know, Brackets, the open-source editor created by Adobe is now available for Linux systems. It is very usefull for web designers and developers, because it has support for HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Even dough is lightweight, it has some interesting functions, like Code Preview or Quick Edit. Quick Edit offers a simple and intuitive interface, offering the user the needed tools for manipulating the code, while the Core Preview mode allows the user to quickly move through the source code for an easier edit.

The latest version available for the Linux systems is Brackets 1.5, coming with the below changes:

  • Fold Selected Text: Select any text block in the editor and fold markers will appear to collapse the selected text.
  • Instant Search (Improved Stability and Performance): Major stability and performance improvements. Find in Files can now index and search robustly in thousands of files instantly.
  • CSS Code Hints in PHP: CSS code hints are now available for style elements inside PHP files.
  • Remember Collapsed Linters: Remember collapsed state of linters on switching files.
  • Improve JS Code Hints performance in minified files: JS Code Hints now perform more efficiently with minified files
  • Resolve Brackets freezing/crashing on windows on reload: Fixed the crash when reloading Brackets through “Debug > Reload With Extensions” menu
  • El Capitan Fixes: Fixed full-screen bugs with Brackets on El Capitan.

Installation instructions:

The brackets packages are available via some COPR repository for both Fedora 22 and Fedora 21 systems, so installing the text editor on Fedoras is simple.

How to install Brackets on Fedora 23, via DNF:

$ sudo dnf install dnf-plugins-core
$ sudo dnf copr enable jgillich/brackets
$ sudo dnf update
$ sudo dnf install brackets

Optional, to remove brackets, do:

$ sudo dnf remove brackets

How to install Brackets on Fedora 22, via Yum:

$ sudo yum install yum-plugin-copr
$ sudo yum copr enable jgillich/brackets
$ sudo yum update
$ sudo yum install brackets

Optional, to remove brackets, do:

$ sudo yum remove brackets

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3 comments on “How To Install Brackets 1.5 On Fedora 23 And Fedora 22
  1. Thank you very much! This was very useful.

  2. Joseph Rogers says:

    I think on your section on installing Brackets on Fedora 23 the last command should be “sudo dnf install brackets” instead of “sudo dnf install atom”

  3. mamsta says:

    Thank you!

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