In my previous blog you have seen on the installation of;
In this blog, I would like to demonstrate on the installation of Eclipse. [Neon.3 Release (4.6.3)].
Let us follow the below steps:
1. You need to have Ubuntu 16.04 [Linux] OS on your machine [VM or Laptop or Desktop].
2. You need to have JDK.
Now let us follow the below steps:
Step1: First, You need to make sure your system and apt package lists are fully up-to-date by running the following commands:
apt-get update -y
apt-get upgrade -y
I have done it in my VM sometime back[not captured the scree output], hence I am not redoing it. Hence there is no screen output copied here
Step2: We need to Install Java.
Eclipse needs Java to be available on your machine. So, you need to install Java
To install JDK 8, Please follow my previous blog:
16. DevOps: How to setup jenkins 2.9 on Ubuntu-16.04 with jdk8
Step 3: Now, let us Install Eclipse.
To install Eclipse for Ubuntu, We need to use the below commands:
We need to download the tar file.
==== Screen output =====>
vskumar@ubuntu:~$ sudo wget http://artfiles.org/eclipse.org//oomph/epp/neon/R2a/eclipse-inst-linux64.tar.gz
[sudo] password for vskumar:
–2018-05-05 18:06:49– http://artfiles.org/eclipse.org//oomph/epp/neon/R2a/eclipse-inst-linux64.tar.gz
Resolving artfiles.org (artfiles.org)… 220.127.116.11, 2a00:1f78:af:11::2
Connecting to artfiles.org (artfiles.org)|18.104.22.168|:80… connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 200 OK
Length: 47107171 (45M) [application/x-gzip]
Saving to: ‘eclipse-inst-linux64.tar.gz’
eclipse-inst-linux6 100%[===================>] 44.92M 3.19MB/s in 6m 3s
2018-05-05 18:12:54 (127 KB/s) – ‘eclipse-inst-linux64.tar.gz’ saved [47107171/47107171]
==== Downloaded Eclipse tar file =====>
You can see the file in the local folder:
== Eclipse tar file ====>
ansplatform eclipse-inst-linux64.tar.gz Pictures
ansplatform1 examples.desktop Public
data-volume1 flask-test snap
ddagent-install.log hosts Templates
Desktop jdk-9.0.4_linux-x64_bin.tar.gz test-git
dockerfile master-test.txt Videos
Documents Music VSKTestproject1
Now, we need to extract the files from it using the below command:
tar xf eclipse-inst-linux64.tar.gz
== After extract you find eclipse-installer folder ===>
ansplatform eclipse-installer nano
ansplatform1 eclipse-inst-linux64.tar.gz Pictures
data-volume1 examples.desktop Public
ddagent-install.log flask-test snap
Desktop hosts Templates
dockerfile jdk-9.0.4_linux-x64_bin.tar.gz test-git
Documents master-test.txt Videos
Downloads Music VSKTestproject1
Now, let us goto eclipse-installer folder.
==== List of files for Eclipse install ====>
vskumar@ubuntu:~$ cd eclipse-installer
artifacts.xml eclipse-inst features p2 readme
configuration eclipse-inst.ini icon.xpm plugins
Now we need to use the install procedure with the below command:
==When you execute the above command you can see the below display===>
a) You can see one GUI screen appears on your Unbuntu machine for Installer.
You can select the options you want to install.
Example: “Eclipse IDE for Java developers” is one of the options it displays. You need to select it. If you want other options also you can do.
I have selected to install “Eclipse IDE for Java developers”.
It installs the required components.
b) You also need to accept its certificates.
c) Once it is installed you can see the installer folders displays on your ubuntu machine desktop.
You will be asked to select the Eclipse workspace folder also.
Where your programs/projects will be placed in that folder.
d) Finally, you can see Eclipse GUI Project window.
It is ready for use.
Now, you can use it for your Eclipse/Maven projects.