April 27, 2013 | By Regaz.
The Guide shows you Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE for Java SE Development on Linux CentOS 6.4 GNOME i386 Desktop.
There is also the Possibility to Install via YUM the old Eclipse 3.6 Helios Classic Platform and After Add the Java Development PlugIn.
So we Proceed here Directly to Download and Installation of the Latest Original Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE for Java SE Development Linux Release.
The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Follow.
Download Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE for Java Linux:
Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE Java Linux
Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
Open 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 from Terminal simply with:
Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:
How to Create GNOME Menu Launcher
Install Oracle Java SE JDK
Required to Get the Best Results from Eclipse.
Install Oracle JDK for CentOS