This page explains how to install ATOM IDE on Ubunutu. The following has been performed with the following versions:
The simplest way to install Atom IDE on Ubuntu is to download the latest versions
from the Atom website : https://atom.io/. You can also
download the latest version with
Once the packet is download, install by double-clicking on the
.deb file which
should launch Ubuntu Software.
Launch Atom and, eventually, add it to your favorite to add the launcher in the application's list of the side panel.
If you install Atom for node.js developments, I recommand installing the following packages:
In the menu
Preferences, click on Install and select the packages you
want to install.
Create a new file
index.js with the following code:
console.log ('Hello world');
Alt-r to run your first code.