The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse IDE 4.6 Neon JEE i686 for Linux Zorin 6 32bit Gnome 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 Ubuntu Precise Apt Repository from which Zorin6 Depends is Still presenting the old Eclipse3 Flavor with an old 3.7 Indigo Release.
Hence here to Get Into New 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 IDE JEE for Linux:Eclipse Neon JEE Linux 32bit
- Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
- Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
GnoMenu >> Accessories >> 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:Zorin How GnoMenu Launcher
- Recommended Oracle JDK Installation
Required to Get the Best Results from EclipseInstall Oracle JDK for Zorin