Package Details: brackets 1.13-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: brackets
Description: An open source code editor for the web, written in JavaScript, HTML and CSS.
Upstream URL:
Licenses: MIT
Conflicts: brackets-bin, brackets-git
Submitter: 4javier
Maintainer: petronny
Last Packager: petronny
Votes: 97
Popularity: 0.343854
First Submitted: 2013-12-05 11:44
Last Updated: 2018-06-26 08:43

Pinned Comments

petronny commented on 2018-01-16 05:40

This package needs a custom icu built with gcc5 by Adobe. I have to use gcc5 to link it to the final binary.

If you don't want to build gcc5, just install prebuilt brackets from

If you want to switch to the system icu, try it yourself and I'm happy to merge your patches.

Latest Comments

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McPherson commented on 2018-07-02 18:02

@BigEars431 Any luck ? I tried both, brackets and brackets-bin with no luck, before moving on to the Flatpak. The Flatpak version runs fine, with the exception of Live Preview. I have Chrome (google-chrome) installed but again, Live Preview fails. Even the prebuilt binaries from fail to launch.

BigEars431 commented on 2018-07-02 06:26

Using flatpak version for the mean time until the self-closing issue gets resolved. Still trying to figure out what's going on. Will submit patches if I fix it!

alfredo.ardito commented on 2018-06-26 17:29

Even with this new version, it builds successfully but when I execute brackets, it starts and then after displaying the main window it self-closes. I've tried with the brackets-bin version and same thing happens.

petronny commented on 2018-06-26 08:41

@alfredo.ardito @qq736363980 @Twiki

Does the same version of bracket-bin run? If bracket-bin runs, you can copy files from bracket-bin to bracket part by part to locate the problem.

alfredo.ardito commented on 2018-06-24 10:53

Brackets starts but after displaying the main window it self-closes. Any clue?

qq736363980 commented on 2018-06-13 02:39

@Twiki yes! no run! 无法运行,同样情况

erayerdin commented on 2018-06-09 23:31

Started to build the package... Built the entire kernel as well as an AI capable of destroying the whole galaxy...

Twiki commented on 2018-05-18 15:15

For me, after updating yesterday, Brackets self-closes a few seconds after starting it up. Uninstalling and reinstalling didn't help. Same result.

Desktop is Plasma. x86_64.

Does anyone else experience this ?

sanerb commented on 2018-03-30 03:03

anyone else getting the following?

npm ERR! write after end
npm ERR! write after end

More verbose (from the build log):

13254 silly pacote data for sha1-OhBcoXBTr1XW4nDB+CiGguGNpAA= not present. Using manifest.
13255 silly pacote webpack-sources@^0.1.4 extracted in 243ms
13256 silly extract assert-plus@1.0.0
13257 silly pacote trying assert-plus@^1.0.0 by hash: sha1-8S4PPF13sLHN2RRpQuTpbB5N1SU=
13258 silly pacote data for sha1-8S4PPF13sLHN2RRpQuTpbB5N1SU= not present. Using manifest.
13259 verbose stack Error [ERR_STREAM_WRITE_AFTER_END]: write after end
13259 verbose stack     at writeAfterEnd (_stream_writable.js:237:12)
13259 verbose stack     at PassThrough.Writable.write (_stream_writable.js:287:5)
13259 verbose stack     at PassThrough.Writable.end (_stream_writable.js:572:10)
13259 verbose stack     at ReadEntry.entry.on (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/pacote/lib/extract-stream.js:19:41)
13259 verbose stack     at ReadEntry.emit (events.js:185:15)
13259 verbose stack     at ReadEntry.emit (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/node_modules/minipass/index.js:287:25)
13259 verbose stack     at ReadEntry.[maybeEmitEnd] (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/node_modules/minipass/index.js:240:12)
13259 verbose stack     at ReadEntry.end (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/node_modules/minipass/index.js:153:27)
13259 verbose stack     at Unpack.[consumeBody] (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/lib/parse.js:210:13)
13259 verbose stack     at Unpack.[consumeChunkSub] (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/lib/parse.js:391:40)
13259 verbose stack     at Unpack.[consumeChunk] (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/lib/parse.js:362:30)
13259 verbose stack     at Unzip.(anonymous function).on.chunk (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/lib/parse.js:291:59)
13259 verbose stack     at Unzip.emit (events.js:180:13)
13259 verbose stack     at Unzip.emit (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/node_modules/minipass/index.js:287:25)
13259 verbose stack     at Unzip.write (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/node_modules/minipass/index.js:90:17)
13259 verbose stack     at Unzip.write (/usr/lib/node_modules/npm/node_modules/tar/node_modules/minizlib/index.js:284:29)
13260 verbose cwd /var/tmp/pkgbuild-0/brackets/src/brackets
13261 verbose Linux 4.15.13-1-ARCH
13262 verbose argv "/usr/bin/node" "/usr/bin/npm" "install"
13263 verbose node v9.9.0
13264 verbose npm  v5.7.1
13266 error write after end
13267 verbose exit [ 1, true ]

friday13 commented on 2018-02-05 11:08

==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build(). Aborting... ==> ERROR: Makepkg was unable to build gcc5.