The Tutorial Shows You How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2020-03 R IDE for Java JEE on Linux Zorin 6 Gnome 32-bit Desktop.
There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But the Ubuntu 12 Precise apt Repositories from Wich Zorin 6 Depends are still Back to Eclipse 3.7 Indigo.
So at the Moment if you want Install the Latest Eclipse 2020-03 R Build on Linux Zorin 6 you will Need to Download and Install Eclipse 2020-03 R JEE Release for Linux.
The Contents and Details are Expressly Essentials to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand ;).
Download Latest Eclipse JEE for Linux:Eclipse 2020-03 R IDE JEE Linux
Double-Clik on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
GnoMenu >> Accessories >> Terminal.
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
sudo 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 JEE from Terminal simply with:
Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:Zorin How GnoMenu Launcher
Recommended Oracle JDK Installation
Required to Get the Best Results from Eclipse.Install Oracle JDK for Zorin