The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse Neon JEE x8664 on Linux Mint 13 Maya Xfce 64bit Desktop.
There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But the Ubuntu 12 Precise Repositories from which Linux Mint 13 Maya Depends are still Back to Eclipse 3.7 Indigo.
So At the Moment if you Want to Dispose of the Latest Eclipse Oxygen R Build on Linux Mint Maya 13 you will Need Provide Directly to Download and Installation of the Original Eclipse Oxygen R JEE Release for Linux.
The Content and Details are Expressly Reduced to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand ;)
Download Latest Eclipse Oxygen R JEE for Linux:Eclipse Neon JEE 64bit Linux
- Double-Click Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
- Open Terminal
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:Mint-Xfce Menu How Launcher
- Recommended Oracle JDK Installation
Required to Get the Best Results from EclipseInstall Oracle JDK for Linux Mint