Processing Quick Start for Ubuntu
The Step-by-Step Linux Tutorial shows you How to Install and Getting-Started with Processing 3.x on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet 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.
Download the Latest Processing 3 Release for LinuxProcessing Linux .tgz
Now Extract Processing into /tmp Folder
In case Double-Click/Right-Click to Open it with the Archive Manager:
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Relocate Processing into System Folder.
sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/processing*
sudo mv /tmp/processing* /opt/processing
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Add Processing to Ubuntu Path.
sudo ln -s /opt/processing/processing /usr/local/bin/processing
Running Processing Sketch:
Check if Oracle Java JRE is Installed
How to Install Required Oracle Java JRE 8 on Linux: SetUp Java Oracle JRE 8 on Linux.
Fixing Java for Processing
Remove the Bundle Java release:
sudo rm -rf /opt/processing/java
Symlinking the Oracle JRE Installation:
sudo ln -s /usr/lib/jvm/[jre1.X] /opt/processing/java
To finds the [jre1.X] Value to be replaced:
Processing How to Getting-Started Using LibrariesProcessing Libraries Quick Guide
So Now Thanks to the Processing Foundation You Should Finally, Fully Enjoy the Processing Experience on Ubuntu Linux ;)