The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse Oxygen R IDE for Java JEE on Linux Zorin 6 Gnome 32bit 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 to Dispose of the Latest Eclipse Oxygen R Build on Linux Zorin 6 you will Need to Download and Install the Original Eclipse Oxygen R JEE 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 ;)
Download Latest Eclipse JEE for Linux:Eclipse Oxygen 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 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 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 EclipseInstall Oracle JDK for Zorin