How to Install Eclipse Standard on Debian Linux
You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE Standard for Debian 7 Wheezy Lxde i386/amd64 Linux Desktop.
There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But the Debian 7 Wheezy apt Repositories are still Back to a Legacy Eclipse.
So at the Moment if you want Install the Latest Eclipse 2020-09 R Build on Debian Linux you will Need to Download and Install Eclipse 2020-09 R Standard Release for Linux.
Hence, here we Proceed Directly to Download and Installation of the Official Eclipse Standard IDE Linux Release.
Download Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE for Linux:Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE Standard Linux
Right-Click > Open with XArchiver
Then Extract 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 from Terminal simply with:
Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:Debian Linux Lxde How-Launcher
Install Oracle Official Java SE JDK
To Get the Best Results from Eclipse Platform and Installed Plugins is Strongly Recommended You Proceed Also to Install the Oracle Official Java JDK on System! .Install Oracle JDK for Debian