The Tutorial Shows You How to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 2020-09 R IDE for Java JEE Development on Linux Mint 14 Nadia Kde 64-bit 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 Install the Latest Eclipse 2020-09 R Build on Linux Mint Nadia 14 you will Need to Download and Install Eclipse 2020-09 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 2020-09 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 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:
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