In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and configure Sublime Text on Debian 10. Before continuing with this tutorial, make sure you are logged in as a user with sudo privileges. All the commands in this tutorial should be run as a non-root user.
Sublime Text is a proprietary cross-platform versatile text and source code editor for web and software development. It is very fast and it comes with lots of powerful features out of the box. You can enhance its functionality by installing new plugins and creating custom settings.
Install Sublime Text on Debian
Step 1. The first command will update the package lists to ensure you get the latest version and dependencies.
sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade
Step 2. Install Sublime Text 3 on Debian system.
Install the dependencies to fetch packages from https sources:
sudo apt install apt-transport-https ca-certificates curl software-properties-common
Next, Import GPG key of the repository using following command:
curl -fsSL https://download.sublimetext.com/sublimehq-pub.gpg | sudo apt-key add -
Now Add Sublime Text APT repository to repository list in your system:
sudo add-apt-repository "deb https://download.sublimetext.com/ apt/stable/"
Once the repository is enabled, update apt sources and install Sublime Text 3 with the following commands:
sudo apt update sudo apt install sublime-text
Step 3. Starting Sublime Text.
You can launch the Sublime Text editor either from the terminal by typing subl or by clicking on the Sublime icon from the menu Applications -> Programming -> Sublime:
Congratulation, you have learned how to install and configure Sublime Text 3 on Debian 10 Buster. If you have any question, please leave a comment below.