Install Eclipse for Java JEE on OS4 14
The Tutorial shows you How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE JEE x86 for Linux OS4 OpenLinux 14 32-bit Desktop.
There is also the Possibility to Install before the Classic Eclipse via apt-get and after Adding the JEE Developer Tool Capabilities via Eclipse Updates.
But the Ubuntu Precise Apt Repository from which OS4 Depends is Still presenting the old Eclipse3 Flavor with an old 3.7 Indigo Release.
Hence, here to Get Into New Latest Eclipse we Proceed Directly to Download and Installation of the Whole Eclipse for Java JEE Linux Release.
The Contents and Details of How to Install Eclipse for Java JEE on OS4 14 are Expressly Essentials to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand. ;)
Download Eclipse IDE Luna 4.4 JEE for Linux:Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE JEE Linux 32bit
Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
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 Launcher for Quick Starting:OS4-OpenDesktop13 Menu How Launcher
Recommended Oracle JDK Installation
Required to Get the Best Results from Eclipse.Installing JDK for OS4 Linux