Install Eclipse for C on Linux Mint 15 Cinnamon
The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse Neon IDE for C/C++ Development on Linux Mint 15 Olivia Cinnamon 32/64bit Desktop.
There is also the Possibility to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But the Linux Mint 15 Olivia Apt Repos Depends from Ubuntu Raring one that are still Back to Eclipse 3.8.
So At the Moment if you Want to Dispose of the Latest Eclipse Neon 3 Build on Linux Mint Olivia 15 you will Need to Download and Install the Original Eclipse Neon 3 C/C++ 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 ;)
To the Guide Bottom you find a Link to Create a Launcher and Hello-World Application Quick Starting.
Download Latest Eclipse IDE C/C++ for Linux:Eclipse Neon C/C++ Linux
- Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
- Open a 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 from Terminal simply with:
Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:Cinnamon Menu How Launcher
Eclipse C++ Getting-Started SetUp & Hello-World:Eclipse-C++ Hello World!