How to Install IntelliJ IDEA on Gentoo Linux Easy Guide

January 29, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

IntelliJ IDEA Quick-Start for Gentoo Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install IntelliJ IDEA 2018 FREE Community Edition for Java, Groovy, Scala & Android Development on Linux Gentoo 2012/2013 i686/x8664 Desktop.

To Make Best Use of the IntelliJ IDEA 2018 you should Need the Oracle Sun Java SE Official JDK Installation for Gentoo Linux.

To Rend the whole Process Easier to Visualize and Follow the Post Includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.

The Contents and Details of IntelliJ IDEA Installation for Gentoo Linux are Expressly Essentials to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tutorial Easier to Read and Digest ;)

Install IntelliJ IDEA on Gentoo Linux - Featured
  1. Download Latest IntelliJ IDEA for Linux:

    IntelliJ for Linux tar.gz
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp

    Install IntelliJ IDEA on Gentoo Linux - KDE4 IntelliJ IDEA tar.gz Archive Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install IntelliJ IDEA on Gentoo Linux - KDE Open Terminal
  4. Relocate IntelliJ Idea Folder
    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    Set the root superUser as Holder of IntelliJ IDEA

    chown -R root:root /tmp/idea*

    Then Switch the Content into the /opt Directory

    mv /tmp/idea* /opt/idea

    Make a Symlink into the working Paths

    ln -s /opt/idea/bin/ /usr/local/bin/
  5. Starting IntelliJ IDEA
    Next you can Launch IntelliJ from Terminal with
  6. Quick Start on IntelliJ IDEA 2018 with Java Hello World

    Hello World on IntelliJ IDEA Java
Install IntelliJ IDEA on Gentoo Linux - IntelliJ IDEA GUI

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