Nano with line numbering

PPA description

Adds option to have built-in line numbers. Can be numbered or hexadecimal
Based on & credit to

See the man page or the sample /etc/nanorc (not an active rc, just a sample
Basically for user - in $HOME create a file .nanorc
Place this line for numbered

set linenumbers

For root do the same in the /root folder

Using latest release, 2.6.2

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:mc3man/nano-lined to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mc3man/nano-lined
sudo apt-get update
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

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For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Doug McMahon.

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nano 2.6.3-1~trusty Doug McMahon (2016-12-04)
nano 2.6.3-1~ppa Doug McMahon (2016-10-05)
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