Visual Studio Code 1.4 recently released, is a new type of tool that combines the simplicity of a code editor with what developers need for their core edit-build-debug cycle. Code provides comprehensive editing and debugging support, an extensibility model, and lightweight integration with existing tools.
Visual Studio Code 1.4 Highlights
- Workbench: Editor actions such as Open Preview and Switch to Changes View are back on the title bar. IME and Copy/Paste support in the Integrated Terminal.
- Editor: Better snippet and suggestions control. New Insert Snippet command with dedicated UI.
- Debugging: Restart Frame action to rerun a specific stack frame. ‘Variable paging’ feature moved into VS Code and available to all debug extensions.
- Extension Authoring: New ‘move’ commands to better support VIM gestures. Custom link behavior with the DocumentLinkProvider API. Expanded Debug Protocol.
- Allow to disable drag and drop in the files explorer
- Sometimes SVG icons do not show up on Windows 7
- Weird tabs auto scrolling behaviour
- Deleting folder containing dirty files closes dirty editors
- Run selected text in active terminal is not running the selected text on Windows
- Lines containing unicode characters in integrated terminal differ in height
- Global search and replace: Support regular expression variables in replace
See release notes for full details
Install Visual Studio Code 1.4 on Ubuntu 16.04
sudo apt-get install gdebi wget https://az764295.vo.msecnd.net/stable/6276dcb0ae497766056b4c09ea75be1d76a8b679/code_1.4.0-1470328389_i386.deb sudo gdebi code_1.4.0-1470328389_i386.deb
sudo apt-get install gdebi wget https://az764295.vo.msecnd.net/stable/6276dcb0ae497766056b4c09ea75be1d76a8b679/code_1.4.0-1470329130_amd64.deb sudo gdebi code_1.4.0-1470329130_amd64.debcomments powered by Disqus