How-to Install and Getting-Started Spring Tool Suite for Linux OpenSUSE 12.x-13.x 32-64bit Desktop Step-by-StepJanuary 19th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist
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The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Spring 4.x Development by the Eclipse Spring Tool Suite 3.7.0 IDE on GNU+Linux OpenSUSE 11.x/12.x/13.x/42.x-Leap i686/x8664 KDE/Gnome Desktop.
Spring Framework is a Java platform that provides comprehensive infrastructure support for developing Java applications. Spring handles the infrastructure so you can focus on your application.
Version 4.x is the latest major release of the Spring Framework and the first to Fully Support Java 8 Features. You can still use Spring with older versions of Java, however, the Minimum Requirement has now been raised to Java SE 6.
The Spring Tool Suite provides the Best Eclipse-powered development environment for building Spring-powered Enterprise Applications. STS supplies tools for all of the latest enterprise Java and Spring, and comes on top of the latest Eclipse releases.
We Proceed Here to a System Wide Installation because Have Proven to be More Fruitful in Evading Eventual Maven Builds Issues. But If You Do Not Dispose of SuperUser Access Simply Try Instead with a Local Installation…
Download Latest Spring Tool Suite IDE for Linux:Spring Tool 3.7.0 tar.gz 32/64bit
Open a Command Line Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Extracting Spring Tool Suite
Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
Or from Shell:
tar xvzf ~/Downloads/spring-tool-suite*tar.gz -C /tmp/
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Relocating Spring Tool Suite Bundle
sudo mv ~/Downloads/sts-bundle /opt/
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
Symlinking Spring Tool Suite Binary
sudo su -c "ln -s /opt/sts-bundle/sts-3.6.4.RELEASE/STS /usr/local/bin/STS"
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