How-to Install Eclipse for C on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty 32/64bit
The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse Oxygen R IDE for C/C++ Developers for Ubuntu Linux 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS i386/amd64 Unity Desktop.
There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Platform via apt-get But at this time the Ubuntu Linux Trusty apt Repositories are still Back to Eclipse 3.8.
So At the Moment if you Want to Dispose of the Latest Eclipse Oxygen R Build on Ubuntu Linux 14.04 you will Need to Download and Install the Original Eclipse Oxygen R C/C++ Release for Linux.
Here Hence we Proceed Directly to Download and Installation of the Whole Eclipse for C/C++ Development Linux Release.
The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand;)
To the Guide Bottom you find a Link to Create a Launcher and Hello-World Application Quick Starting.
Download Latest Eclipse C/C++ for Linux:Eclipse Oxygen R IDE C/C++ Linux
Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Install Required Packages
apt-get install g++
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:
Create an Eclipse Desktop Launcher for Easy-Starting:Quick Launcher for Ubuntu-Unity
Eclipse C++ Getting-Started SetUp & Hello-World:Eclipse-C++ Hello World!