How-to Install Latest Eclipse for C Developers on Fedora Linux Desktop Easy Visual-Guide

February 20th, 2016 by thelinuxevangelist

Eclipse 4.8 Photon R IDE for C/C++ Quick-Start on Fedora Linux

The Tutorial Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 4.8 Photon R IDE C/C++ for Fedora 22/23/24/25/26/27 32/64-bit Lxde/KDE/Xfce/Mate Linux Desktop.

There is the Possibility also to Install the Eclipse Standard Platform via YUM and After Add the C++ Development PlugIn.

Hence here we Proceed Directly to Download and Installation of the Whole Original 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 How-to Install Eclipse for C on Fedora 20 Lxde Bottom you find a Link to Create a Launcher and Hello-World Application Quick Starting.

Install Eclipse for C on Fedora 22/23/24/25/26/27 Linux - Featured
  1. Download Eclipse C/C++ Oxygen R IDE for C/C++ Developers:

    Eclipse 4.8 Photon R IDE C/C++ Linux

    Download the Eclipse Package and Not the Installer…

  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp
    Install Eclipse for C on Fedora 20 Lxde - Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Eclipse for C on Fedora 20 Lxde - Open Terminal
  4. Install Required Packages


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    yum install gcc-c++
  5. Relocating Eclipse
    Set the SuperUser as Holder

    chown -R root:root /tmp/eclipse

    Switch the Eclipse contents

    mv /tmp/eclipse /opt/
  6. Starting Eclipse from Terminal

    Making a Symlink:

    ln -s /opt/eclipse/eclipse /usr/local/bin/eclipse

    End the SuperUser session


    After you can Start Eclipse from Terminal simply with

  7. Create an Eclipse Launcher for Easy&Quick-Starting;:

    How-Launcher 4 Fedora Lxde
  8. Eclipse C++ Getting-Started SetUp & Hello-World:

    Eclipse-C++ Hello World!

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