How-to Install Eclipse 4.6 Neon C/C++ on Linux Debian 8 Jessie Desktop Easy Visual-Guide

November 3rd, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Getting-Started with Eclipse for C Development on Debian Jessie 8



The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 4.6 Neon for C/C++ Developers 32/64bit for Debian Linux 8 Jessie Lxde/Xfce/Gnome/KDE i386/Amd64 Desktop.

There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But the Debian 8 Jessie apt Repositories are still Back to Eclipse 3.8.

So At the Moment if you Want to Dispose of the Latest Eclipse Neon 4.6 Build on Debian Linux Stretch you will Need to Download and Install the Original Eclipse Neon 4.6 C/C++ Release for Linux.

Hence here we Proceed Directly to Download and Installation of Eclipse for C/C++ 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 & Digest ;)

To the Article Bottom you find a Link to Create a Launcher and Hello-World Application Quick Starting.

Debian Eclipse
  1. Download Eclipse C/C++ 4.6 Neon:

    Eclipse Neon C/C++ Debian
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
    Linux Xfce Install Eclipse JEE Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Debian Linux Wheezy Lxde Open Terminal
  4. Install Required Packages

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    apt-get install g++
  5. Relocating Eclipse

    chown -R root:root /tmp/eclipse && mv /tmp/eclipse /opt/
  6. 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:

    eclipse
  7. How-to Create an Eclipse Launcher on Debian Desktops:

    Debian Linux How-Launcher
  8. Eclipse C++ Getting-Started SetUp & Hello-World:

    Eclipse-C++ Hello World!
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