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How to install the latest Sublime Text Editor build on Fedora
Sublime Text may be downloaded and evaluated for free, however a license must be purchased for continued use. There is currently no enforced time limit for the evaluation.
After that, if you want to install the latest build of Sublime Text 3, you must go to the Download Section of the official website and select to download the latest build of the editor available as a tarball for Linux distributions.
Click this link to go to website or this link to download directly the 64 bit version.
Extract the application folder:
$ cd Downloads/ $ tar -xjvf sublime_text_3_build_<Your build>_x64.tar.bz2
Modify the .desktop file:
$ vim sublime_text_3/sublime_text.desktop
And edit it like this:
[Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Type=Application Name=Sublime Text GenericName=Text Editor Comment=Sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose Exec=/opt/sublime_text_3/sublime_text %F Terminal=false MimeType=text/plain; Icon=/opt/sublime_text_3/Icon/256x256/sublime-text.png Categories=TextEditor;Development; StartupNotify=true Actions=Window;Document; [Desktop Action Window] Name=New Window Exec=/opt/sublime_text_3/sublime_text -n [Desktop Action Document] Name=New File Exec=/opt/sublime_text_3/sublime_text --command new_file
Exit and save.
Then, copy the .desktop file to a proper location:
$ cp sublime_text_3/sublime_text.desktop ~/.local/share/applications/
Finally, move the Sublime Text folder to the /opt dir.
$ sudo mv sublime_text_3/ /opt/