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I've installed Sublime Text using this method and the installation seems to have went through just fine.

However, I can't seem to run sublime as a normal user. I can only get it to run when I run it as sudo.

sudo subl foo.txt <-- This works

subl foo.txt <-- This doesn't work

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Do you have any error messages when you run subl from a terminal? –  Sergey Jan 5 '13 at 4:45
No error messages. Nothing happens. –  Andy Jan 5 '13 at 5:51
In ~/.config folder check the permissions of sublime-text-2 folder. If it is root root change it to your username. –  harish.venkat Jan 5 '13 at 6:05
actually I found the same question being asked under different article name askubuntu.com/questions/172698/how-do-i-install-sublime-text-2 ;-) –  harish.venkat Jan 5 '13 at 6:08
Coincidentally, after restarting, it appears to be working. –  Andy Jan 5 '13 at 15:11

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