Linux Debian Wheezy 7 KDE4 i386/amd64 How-to Install Eclipse 4.6 Neon Java EE Step-by-Step Easy GuideAugust 3rd, 2012 by Regaz
The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse Neon JEE for Debian Linux 7 Wheezy KDE4 32bit/64bit Desktop.
There is also the Possibility to Install before the Classic Eclipse via apt-get and after Adding the JEE Developer Tool Capabilities via Eclipse Updates.
But the Debian Wheezy Apt Repository is Still presenting the old Eclipse 3 Flavor with a 3.8.
Hence here to Get Into Latest Eclipse we Proceed Directly to Download and Installation of the Whole Eclipse for Java JEE Linux Release.
The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand ;)
Download Latest Eclipse Neon JEE for Linux:Eclipse Neon JEE Linux
- Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
- Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
chown -R root:root /tmp/eclipse && mv /tmp/eclipse /opt/
Starting Eclipse from Terminal
Making a Symlink
ln -s /opt/eclipse/eclipse /usr/local/bin/eclipse
After you can Start Eclipse JEE from Terminal simply with:
Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:How-to Create a KDE4 Menu Launcher
- Recommended Oracle JDK Installation
Required to Get the Best Results from EclipseInstall Oracle JDK for Debian