PCLinuxOS 2012 How-to Install Eclipse 4.9 SimRel R IDE for Java EE Easy Visual-Guide

January 9, 2013 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

How-to Install Eclipse for Java JEE on PCLinuxOS 2012

The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 4.9 SimRel R IDE JEE x8664 for PCLinuxOS 2012 KDE4 64-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 PCLinuxOS Apt Repository is Still presenting the Eclipse 3 Flavor with a 3.7 Indigo as distribution 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 Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand ;)

PCLinuxOS Eclipse
  1. Download Eclipse IDE Luna JEE:

    Eclipse 4.9 SimRel R IDE JEE 64-bit Linux
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmpLinux KDE Install Eclipse JEE Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Kickoff >> More Applications >> Terminals >> Konsole

    PCLinuxOS Kde Open Terminal

  4. Relocating Eclipse


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    chown -R root:root /tmp/eclipse && mv /tmp/eclipse /opt/
  5. 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:

  6. Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    How Launcher for KDE4 Menu
  7. Recommended Oracle JDK Installation

    Required to Get the Best Results from Eclipse

    Install Oracle JDK for PCLinuxOS

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