Spring Development QuickStart on Mint 18.x
Hello Mint User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Spring 4.x Development by the Eclipse Spring Tool Suite IDE on Linux Mint 18.x Sarah/Serena… 32/64bit GNU/Linux 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…
Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Download Latest Spring Tool Suite IDE for Linux:Spring Tool Suite tar.gz 32/64bit
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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Provide to Set also the $JAVA_HOME Env Var!
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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