How to Install Processing 3 on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy 32/64-bit Step-by-Step Guide

March 22, 2014 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Processing on Ubuntu Linux i386/amd64

The Step-by-Step Tutorial Shows You How to Quick Start with Processing 3 on Ubuntu 32/64-bit Linux Unity Desktop.

All the Steps Involved in Getting-Started with a Productive Art Generation Processing 3 Environment are Clearly Described.

Especially relevant: the Installation of the Oracle Java Runtime is Required for Coding in Java with Processing 3 Sketches.

The Instructions, Commands and Descriptions for Install Processing on Ubuntu Guide give Focus only to the Essentials.

The Process of Install Processing on Ubuntu Works Also on Latest Ubuntu 12.04-Precise/12.01-Quantal/13.04-Raring/13.10 Saucy Releases.

Quick-Start Processing 3 on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy - Featured
  1. Download the Latest Processing 3 Release for Linux

    Processing Linux .tgz
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Processing into /tmp

    Install Processing 3 on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy - Extract Processing

  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ctrl+Alt+T

    Quick-Start Processing 3 on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy - Open Terminal
  4. Check if Java JDK is Installed

    java -version

    How to Install Recommended Oracle Java JDK on Ubuntu

    Install Oracle JDK for Ubuntu
  5. Relocate Processing into System Folder

    sudo su -c "chown -R root:root /tmp/processing*"
    sudo su -c "mv /tmp/processing* /opt/processing"
  6. Add Processing to Ubuntu Path

    sudo ln -s /opt/processing/processing /usr/local/bin/processing
  7. Running Processing Sketch:

    processing

    Create a Processing App Launcher for Ubuntu Unity Desktop

    How Launcher for Ubuntu-Unity

    Quick-Start Processing 3 on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty - Processing Sketch Window

  8. Check if Java JDK is Installed
    (Optional for Programming Processing with Java)

    java -version

    How to Install Recommended Oracle Java JDK on Ubuntu

    Install Oracle JDK for Ubuntu
  9. Processing How to Getting-Started Using Libraries

    Processing Quick Tutorials
  10. So Now Thanks to the Processing Foundation You Should Finally, Fully Enjoy the Processing Experience on Ubuntu Linux ;)


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