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Linter by steelbrain

Install with:
    apm install linter


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Linter is a base linter provider for the hackable Atom Editor. Additionally, you need to install a specific linter for your language. You will find a full list on

It provides a top-level API to its consumer so that they can visualize errors and other types of messages with ease.


How to / Installation

You can install through the CLI by doing:

$ apm install linter

Or you can install from Settings view by searching for Base Linter, (this package might not show up when searching for Linter).

API Documentation

Please navigate to for Linter v2 documentation.


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