The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse Neon for C/C++ Development 32/64bit for Linux CentOS 6.1-6.2-6.3-6.4 Gnome i686/x8664 Desktop.
There is also the Possibility to Install via YUM the old Eclipse 3.6 Helios Classic Platform and After Add the C++ Development PlugIn.
So we Proceed here Directly to Download and Installation of the Latest Original Eclipse Neon for C/C++ Development Linux Release.
The Content and Details are Expressly Reduced to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make Tut Easier to Read and Digest ;)
To the Guide Bottom you find a Link to Create a Launcher and Hello-World Application Quick Starting.
Download Eclipse C/C++ 4.6 Neon for Linux:Eclipse Neon C/C++ Linux
- Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
- Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Install Required Packages
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
yum install gcc-c++
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 from Terminal simply with:
Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:How-to Create Gnome Menu Launcher
Eclipse C++ Getting-Started SetUp and Hello-World:Eclipse-C++ Hello World!