Step-by-step – Light Table Xubuntu 18.04 Installation Guide

April 8, 2019 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Intro

Install Light Table on Xubuntu 18.04

You Are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Light Table Editor in Xubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS GNU/Linux.

And Light Table for Xubuntu 18.04 will work with Most Languages out there, but it has deeper Language Integrations (things like inline eval) for Clojure, ClojureScript, Javascript, Python, HTML, and CSS.

Again some Light Table Features:

  • WATCHES: Next-gen println to keep track of important values in your code. Just add a watch to an expression and the value will be streamed back to LT in real time.
  • INLINE EVALUTION: No more printing to the console in order to view your results. Simply evaluate your code and the results will be displayed inline.
  • OPEN SOURCE: Developer tools should be open source. Every bit of Light Table’s code is available to the community because none of us are as smart as all of us.
  • MALLEABLE: Keymaps, behaviors, and Light Table’s Behavior-Object-Tag engine means you can easily shape your IDE to whatever your work requires.
  • PLUGIN MANAGER: The plugin manager hooks into the central list of plugins so you don’t have to go hunting all over the internet to find the ones you want.
  • POWERFUL EDITING: Light Table is a lightweight, clean, and sleek interface with all of the power and functionality you need and expect from your editor.

Especially relevant: at this time the Latest Light Table release is Not avaiable for Xubuntu based via PPA.

Furthermore, this guide includes detailed instructions about to Getting-Started with Light Table on Xubuntu.

Finally, here it’s described a Light Table System-Wide Installation, for a Local one simply Decompress the Archive and Run from a location into your Home folder.

How to Install Light Table in Xubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Featured
  1. 1. Launching Shell Emulator

    Open a Terminal window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Light Table in Xubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Open Terminal Shell Emulator

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