Eclipse · Ubuntu

Installing Eclipse Juno 4.2 in Ubuntu 12.04 or in Ubuntu 12.10

Step –>1

Download Eclipse Junu 4.2 from

After Completion!!!!!

Step –>2

Open Terminal (Ctrl+Alt +T) and type cd Downloads 

# cd Downloads

# tar xzf eclipse-SDK-4.2.1-linux-gtk-x86_64.tar.gz

# mv eclipse /home/saeed/eclipse/

Step –>3

Use sudo if the above command gives permission denied message.

# sudo mv eclipse /home/saeed/eclipse/

Step –>4

# sudo gedit /usr/share/applications/eclipse.desktop

Step –>5 

Copy the following codes and paste in Opened file “eclipse.desktop” then Save (Ctrl + S) it…

[Desktop Entry]
Comment=Integrated Development Environment

Step –>6

Create a symlink (symbolic link) in /usr/local/bin using

 # cd /usr/local/bin
 # sudo ln -s /home/saeed/eclipse/eclipse

Step –>7

Now Launch it..

 # /home/saeed/eclipse/eclipse -clean &

If you have no JDK then install JDK… To install JDK:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-installer

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