VHDL-Tool's linting and syntax checking features are accessible from within Sublime Text through the Sublime Linter plugin.

Sublime linter

You must first install the Sublime Linter plugin and then a second plugin which bridges Sublime Linter and VHDL-Tool.

To install Sublime Linter, follow the instructions here.

To install the interface to VHDL-Tool, enter these commands in a terminal.

$ cd .config/sublime-text-3/Packages
$ git clone https://git.vhdltool.com/vhdl-tool/SublimeLinter-contrib-vhdl-tool.git

Then, start the vhdl-tool server and sublime:

$ vhdl-tool server &