Eclipse setting for CentOs 7.

Install Eclipse Standard Luna 4.4 on CentOS 7

The Guide Show Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest Eclipse 4.4 Luna Standard for Linux CentOS 7.X Gnome/KDE i686/x86_64 Desktop.

Here we Proceed Directly to Download and Installation of the Latest Original Eclipse 4.4 Luna Standard for Linux.

The Eclipse 4.4 for JEE Luna New Features:

  • JEE 7 Support


  • Java SE 8 Support


  • Apache Tomcat 8 Support (see below for Installation)


  • Split Editors (see below for Shots and Usage)


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  1. Download Latest Eclipse Luna for Linux:

    Get Eclipse Luna Standard Linux
  2. Double-Click/Right-Click on Archive and Extract Eclipse into /tmp

    Linux Gnome Eclipse Java Extraction
    Or from Shell:

    tar xvzf eclipse*linux*.tar.gz -C /tmp/
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

  4. Relocating Eclipse


    We will move elipse folder to /opt/eclipse/eclipse. If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    chown -R root:root /tmp/eclipse && mv /tmp/eclipse /opt
  5. How-to Install Recommended Oracle Java JDK on CentOS:

    See the next blog pages
  6. Starting Eclipse from Terminal

    Making a Symlink

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

    After you can Start Eclipse from Terminal simply with: