The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2020-03 R IDE for Java SE Development on Linux Mint 14 Nadia Xfce 64-bit Desktop.
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Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse 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:
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