The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE Standard for Linux Sabayon 10 GNOME3 i386/amd64 Desktop.
If You Prefer there is the Possibility to Install the Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE Platform on Gentoo Based Distros also with the java-overlay Procedure but I Find that’s Simpler and Clearer Provide Directly to Download and Installation of the Eclipse Standard Release for Linux.
So we Proceed here Directly to Download and Installation of the Latest Original Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE Standard for Linux.
The Contents and Details are Expressly Essentials to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Guide Easier to Read and Digest;)
Download Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE for Linux:Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE Standard 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 GNOME3 Launcher
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