To install gedit just follow these instructions.
sudo apt-get install gedit
Which will install gedit and any other packages on which it depends.
|Maintainer||Linux Mint <email@example.com>|
|Description||official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment extending this basic functionality with other features not usually found in simple text editors. gedit is a graphical application which supports editing multiple text files in one window (known sometimes as tabs or MDI).|