The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse Oxygen R IDE for Java JEE Development on Linux Mint 14 Nadia Kde 64bit Desktop.
There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But the Linux Mint 14 Nadia Apt Repos Depends from Ubuntu Quantal one that are still Back to Eclipse 3.8.
So At the Moment if you Want to Dispose of the Latest Eclipse Oxygen R Build on Linux Mint Nadia 14 you will Need to Download and Install the Original Eclipse Oxygen R JEE Release for Linux.
The Content and Details are Expressly Reduced to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand ;)
Download Latest Eclipse JEE for Linux:Eclipse Oxygen R IDE JEE 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 Look: Solution
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:
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