Hello Linux Geeksters. In this article I will show you how to install Notepadqq on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia and Linux Mint 13 Maya.
Notepadqq, is an open-source clone of Notepad++. The dependecies on the Microsoft API were readjusted for Linux with a GUI writter in QT.
Among other features of Notepadqq, its worth writing about its syntax highlighing for the most popular programming languages, search-find-replace through regular expressions, split-screen, bookmarks, code folding, et cetera.
There is an notepadqq repository only for Ubuntu 12.04, so we have to download the noteadqq*.deb file and install it with dpkg.
Download Notepadqq for 32 bit systems:
$ wget -c https://launchpad.net/~danieleds0/+archive/notepadqq-test/+files/notepadqq_0.13.10-1_i386.deb
Download Notepadqq for 64 bit systems:
$ wget -c https://launchpad.net/~danieleds0/+archive/notepadqq-test/+files/notepadqq_0.13.10-1_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i notepadqq_0.13.10-1_*.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f