How To Install Ctags-exuberant?

How To Install Ctags-exuberant?

ctags-exuberant

build tag file indexes of source code definitions

Maintainer: Colin Watson



Section: editors

Install ctags-exuberant

  • Debian apt-get install exuberant-ctags Click to copy
  • Ubuntu apt-get install exuberant-ctags Click to copy
  • Kali Linux apt-get install exuberant-ctags Click to copy
  • Raspbian apt-get install exuberant-ctags Click to copy

exuberant-ctags

build tag file indexes of source code definitions

ctags parses source code and produces a sort of index mapping the names of significant entities (e.g. functions, classes, variables) to the location where that entity is defined. This index is used by editors like vi and emacsen to allow moving to the definition of a user-specified entity. Exuberant Ctags supports all possible C language constructions and multiple other languages such as assembler, AWK, ASP, BETA, Bourne/Korn/Z shell, C++, COBOL, Eiffel, Fortran, Java, Lisp, Lua, Makefile, Pascal, Perl, PHP, Python, REXX, Ruby, S-Lang, Scheme, Tcl, Verilog, Vim and YACC.

Installing ctags-exuberant command is simple. just copy one of the above commands for your operating system and paste it into terminal. This command is available for Debian, Ubuntu, Kali and Raspbian operating systems. Once you run the command it will install the latest version of ctags-exuberant 2024 package in your OS.