How-to Install Eclipse for C on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty 32/64-bit
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 must have 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!