The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2020-03 R IDE x8664 Standard IDE for Linux Kubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal KDE4 amd64 Desktop.
There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But the Kubuntu 12.10 Quantal apt Repositories are still Back to Eclipse 3.8 Flavor.
So at the Moment if you want Install the Latest Release of Eclipse 2020-03 R Build on Linux Kubuntu 12.10 you will Need to Download and Install Eclipse 2020-03 R Release for Linux.
The Contents and Details are Essentials and Give Focus only to Instructions and Commands.
Download Latest Eclipse for Linux:Eclipse 2020-03 R IDE Standard Linux
Right-Click on Archive > Open with Ark
Then Extract 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:
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