How to Install Notepad++ on CentOS
Step 1: Configure VPSie cloud server
- Sign in to your system or register a newly created one by logging in to your VPSie account.
- Connect by SSH using the credentials we emailed you.
- Once you have logged into your RedHat instance and update your system.
Check if the box needs any updates,
# sudo yum updateinfo
Run the command if it is available,
# sudo dnf update
The Notepad++ editor was written in C++ and is built for Windows. Linux does not yet have a native version of Notepad++. Therefore, we will install Notepad++ via the snap package. In a Unix-like environment, WINE is used to support Windows applications. Similarly, Notepad++ relies on WINE.
# sudo snap install notepad-plus-plus
Step 4: Uninstall Notepad++
You can run the command below,
# sudo snap remove notepad-plus-plus