How to Install and Getting Started With Eclipse 2019-06 R IDE Standard on Linux Fedora 18 Lxde Easy Visual-Guide

May 4, 2013 | By Regaz.

The Guide shows you Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE Standard for Fedora 18 Lxde i686/x8664 Desktop.

There is also the Possibility to Install via apt-get But Fedora 18 Apt Repository is Still presenting the Precedent Eclipse 3 Flavor with a 3.8.

So we Proceed here Directly to Download and Installation of the Latest Original Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE Standard for Linux.

The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Follow.


Debian Eclipse
  1. Download Latest Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE Standard for Linux:

    Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE Standard Linux
  • Right-Click > Open with XArchiver

    Then Extract into /tmp.

    Xfce/Lxde Debian Eclipse Standard Extraction
  • Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Fedora Linux 18 Lxde Open Terminal
  • Relocating Eclipse.


    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:

    Fedora Lxde How-Launcher
    Debian Linux Lxde Eclipse 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 Fedora
  • Eclipse 2023-03 R IDE Workbench

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