The Tutorial Shows You How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2020-03 R IDE for Java JEE 32/64-bit on Linux Lite 1.0.4 Xfce Desktop.
There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But Linux Lite 1.0.4 Depends from Ubuntu 12 Precise apt Repositories that are still Back to Eclipse 3.7 Indigo.
So at the Moment if you want Install the Latest Eclipse 2020-03 R Build on Linux Lite 1 you will Need to Download and Install Eclipse 2020-03 R JEE Release for Linux.
The Contents and Details are Expressly Essentials to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand ;)
Download Latest Eclipse JEE for Linux:Eclipse 2020-03 R IDE JEE for Linux
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 JEE from Terminal simply with:
Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:Lite Xfce How Menu Launcher
Recommended Oracle JDK Installation
Required to Get the Best Results from Eclipse.Install Oracle JDK for Lite