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Atom is a modern, approachable, and hackable text editor.

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Compile a *.f90 file using gfortran

I have started using fortran. I am working on a Mac OSX version 10.10. As the fortran compiler, I installed gfortran and to make sure it is properly installed, I tried to issue gfortran on terminal ...
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Installing atom-beautify on Windows 10

I've been trying to install atom-beautify on my Windows 10 x64 machine, but I keep getting this error : npm ERR! code Z_BUF_ERROR npm ERR! errno -5 npm ERR! zlib: unexpected end of file npm ERR! A ...
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After following the installation instructions, how can I configure the IJavascript package in Hydrogen so it works?

When I run the code I wrote this message pops up: No kernel for grammar JavaScript found Check that the language for this file is set in Atom, that you have a Jupyter kernel installed for it, and ...
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Unable to start the Atom Editor without internet connection

I have installed the Atom Editor on Windows 10, but when I try to run it with no internet connection, it won't launch. These are my specs: Atom : 1.34.0 Electron: 2.0.16 Chrome : 61.0.3163.100 ...
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How to tell atom editor to open .bashrc with shell script highlighting?

Every time I open my .bashrc file with atom it assumes it is plain text and I need to tell it the file is actually a shell scripts to format and highlight it properly. Is there way to permanently tell ...
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Linter Error running RuboCop rbenv

For a few days I fight with rubocop in atom (MacOS). I read a lot of potential solutions, I wrote ticket in their github account (without answer) and nothing works. When I'm working on some project I'...
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UndefVarError: @Dict not defined while running “using OpenStreetMap” in Julia [migrated]

the following is the detailed error message. The model installation worked fine. I tried Pkg.install("OpenStreetMap") again, and it gave me that the package OpenStreetMap is already installed. julia&...
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How do I fix line numbers disappearing in Atom?

I've been having a weird issue with Atom: Sometimes, the numbers of the lines just disappear. It is permanent as it stays on the same lines after closing and reopening the software. I've also deleted ...
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How to open a new file in a another tab instead of a new window in Atom editor?

I have already an atom editor window open in my Linux and I try running the atom from the terminal to open another file: atom /path/to/new_file.txt Every time atom tries to open a new window, when ...
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Atom - spell-check package not working with language-markdown package

I recently installed an additional markdown package (language-markdown), and now Atom's default spell-check package no longer works on markdown files even though the list of Grammars scope in spell-...
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Atom Editor and VS Code turn volume up all the way when opened

I've found that consistently VS Code or most of the time when I open Atom Editor my system audio volume suddenly turns up to 100%! I am running Arch Linux with Cinnamon Desktop. These editors are the ...
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Linux Subsystem for Windows: Atom and Visual Studio Code close immediately

There is a couple of guides out there on how to get GUI applications running in Linux Subsystem for Windows (WSL). I tried to follow a handful of them, but each of them had something in common: Both ...
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Space bar not working inside Atom text editor

I have this issue with my space bar not working, especially inside the Atom text editor, but it works fine outside Atom. For example, when I'm typing something inside Atom, every time I press the ...
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How do I open Atom setting in a new tab instead on the left hand side pane?

My atom was displaying the setting page in new tab before, but after I installed a new theme call atom-material-ui, it started to open the setting page in the left hand side pane. I don't want this ...
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Atom.io | How to edit CSON file

I am trying to edit my language-php/grammars/php.cson file in order to resolve an issue with syntax highlighting. However, I cannot seem to find this on my Windows installation of Atom.io ... It is ...
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How do I get Atom.io to properly color SQL when inside a PHP string?

Am I missing some package to correct this? At times, it works correctly ... Sometimes it does not work correctly ..
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installing ATOM on OpenSuse version 42.3- which method & packages?

I downloaded .rpm file from atom's website https://atom.io/download/rpm after clicking on package install button it's saying installing packages for 2 seconds and then it's closes automatically. any ...
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Customize syntax theme in ATOM

I would like to modify a little bit the syntax theme of ATOM (an IDE). Usually I program in C++. I would like to change the "const" qualifier. Do you know under which name goes the const qualifier ...
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Setting up LaTeX to compile elsewhere?

How can I set up a compile server and editing client on different machines? Context I use my netbook for document editing, but it doesn't have the storage space to run a full TeX distribution. It is ...
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Atom remote-edit package: opening file doesn't work

https://github.com/sveale/remote-edit/blob/master/README.md Installed this and added a remote host but it always fails to open files. A popup claims it's downloaded them but they aren't visible or ...
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Installing Dockerfile syntax highlighting not working in Atom Editor

I'm trying to install the lanuage-docker package (https://atom.io/packages/language-docker) using apm install language-docker However, after I restart atom my Dockerfile is still not syntax-...
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Atom editor consumes 100% CPU

Only starting Atom editor nearly freezes my PC, because its using 100 % CPU. I didn't open any project I only started the editor. Anyone experiences the same issue? Can someone help me out? This way ...
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How do i edit multiple lines by adding multiple cursors? [duplicate]

I used to add multiple lines cursors using Brackets Editor by only using Ctrl + Click, How do i enable this feature in Atom?
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Adding spaces between operators and operands

Is there any package that lets you automatically add spaces between operators and operands in atom text editor? I would like to go from int i=2; to int i = 2;, preferably without having to add spaces ...
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how to open file with atom-editor in linux terminal

i want to use atom editor in terminal. in GUI environment, i can use atom editor with no problem, but in terminal, i can't open file with atom editor. atom editor does not support console-mode?
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Windows Programs Keep Randomly Closing?

For some unknown reason, my programs keep closing randomly? I know these programs have randomly closed: Atom, Discord, Steam, Slack, Notepad++, SourceTree, and DevStax. Atom seems to close the most so ...
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Trying to launch Atom in Git bash

I create an alias $ echo 'alias atom="C:\Users\myUser\AppData\Local\atom\atom.exe"' >> ~/.bashrc I open bashrc file with VI editor and it shows the alias. But when I tried to use the alias ...
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Atom keyboard shortcut: switch focus between Project tree and Workspace pane?

I've read the "flight manual" but there is no mention of whether or not this option exists. Looking through the command palette (⌘+SHIFT+p) I don't see an option. Use case: If I am in the project ...
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Atom - incorrect theming in i3 on Arch Linux

I'm using the Ambiance Blackout GTK2/3 theme on i3 in Arch Linux. Most applications are themed correctly, but Atom in particular is using the wrong colors on dropdown menus, which I can't find a fix ...
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run python.py files

Sorry if I sound a bit primitive. I literally starting learning python 5 minutes ago When I try to run my program which I'm just using to test stuff >>> print ('Hello World') My text ...
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Enable soft wrap filtered by extension in Atom Editor

I am working with "text file formats" (like .md and .tex), as well as with "real programming languages". I would like to have soft wrapping enabled only for a set of files, for example, .md, .tex, ...
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How do I start Atom in safe mode on a mac?

According to the Atom Flight Manual, I should be able to start Atom in safe mode with $ atom --safe but the atom binary is not in my path. Nor can I locate it on the filesystem. The application folder ...
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Opening a new Atom window and wait for it to exit before continuing?

I am trying to configure Atom as my text editor for git commit messages on the command line. Several pages, including this one on Github says to use this: git config --global core.editor "atom --...
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Converting atom theme to visual studio code

I put really much effort in developing my own color scheme for atom (and webstorm), where every color means the same thing to me. I tried using base16 but could not fit it into it. Recently I ...
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Opening Atom in current directory in WSL

I want to be able to type atom . in WSL and open Atom with the current directory. I tried adding alias atom='/mnt/c/Users/Leo/AppData/Local/atom/atom.exe' to my .bashrc. It opens Atom, but just not ...
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Highlight other occurrences of current word in Atom

I swear I had a plugin that highlighted other instances of the current word (i.e. the word containing or immediately preceding the caret) in the current document, but now I can't find it anywhere. To ...
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Plist as XML in Atom

I want to open .plist files as .xml files in Atom. Whenever I open a plist it opens as "Property List (Old-Style)" which is bizarre. I have this in my config.cson but to no avail: "*": "file-types"...
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Atom core dumps in Ubuntu on Windows 10

I want to use an atom package which is unsupported on Windows... but here's the catch - I want to use it on Windows. This is what I have done: Enabled Bash and installed Ubuntu on Windows 10 ...
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How can I get html completion in JSP files in Atom?

In atom html is autocompleted (markups, properties, etc...) when editing .html files. Is there a way I can get the same when editing .jsp files ? NB: https://atom.io/packages/autocomplete-jsp doesn't ...
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Atom text editor can't run JavaScript in Ubuntu 16.04

I'm using Atom text editor in my Ubuntu 16.04, however I can't run any JavaScript code in it. Even from terminal I get the following error: Unable to run node. Did you start Atom from the command ...
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How can I use MATLAB in atom?

I want to be able to run matlab scripts in atom using the script paclage. When I do so, I get the following error. MATLAB - Coins_Riddler.m:23 Unable to run matlab Did you start Atom from the ...
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Enable autocomplete for both HTML and JavaScript in the same file in Atom editor?

When I use Atom editor and write a small script inside an .html file I don't get autocomplete the way I do in a .js file, due to the language of the file being set to HTML. When I switch it to ...
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Atom editor: command click to go to definition

When editing a JavaScript file in VSCode I can command-click on function names and imports to jump to the definition. How do I get this same behavior in Atom?
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Does Atom provide a Macro functionality like Notepad++ has?

I am thinking about switching from Notepad++ to Atom. Does Atom provide a Macro functionality like Notepad++ has?
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How can I change Atom settings from the command line or a text editor?

I had an issue where when I opened Atom, it appeared with a blank screen, making it impossible to use - and impossible to change the settings from within Atom itself. I found another solution to the ...
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Can I get Notepad++-style vertical selection with arrow keys in Sublime or Atom?

In Notepad++, I'm used to using Alt+Shift+↑/↓/←/→ to put expand the cursor across multiple lines in a vertical line or rectangular selection. I think Visual Studio does something similar. I'm trying ...
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Open language documentation?

In GitHub's Atom editor, is there a package to find the current word in the file-type-associated language documentation? E.g. cursor on word or word selected, ..cloneNode(true); press F1 (or other ...
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atom expand selection from all cursors

I have begun using atom full time and loving it for the most part. One thing I miss is the ability to expand alt selection up or down from all cursors. Does this feature currently exist? If not does ...
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Why is the line number column missing in Atom?

I've been using Atom for a number of weeks, and recently the line number column is missing. The only associated change I can recall is having disabled the core wrap-guide package. I've tried enabling ...
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How to keep a program always running in Windows?

I'm using the Atom text editor, but it takes 1-2 seconds to start. That doesn't seem like long, but it's annoying because I open it probably 100 times a day. Is there a way to make it not actually ...