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How do I add eclipse to my gnome shell favorites?

I run gnome shell 3.6 and Eclipse 4.2. I installed Eclipse manually, in my /opt directory, because the Ubuntu package for Eclipse is very outdated. I've created a .desktop file for it, and placed in ...
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Difference between Cross GCC and Linux GCC toolchain

While creating new C++ Project in Eclipse, I am being asked about toolchain. What is the practical difference between these toolchains - Cross GCC and Linux GCC. In what circumstances use them? Does ...
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org.eclipse.swt.SWTError: No more handles [gtk_init_check() failed] while running eclipse on ubuntu

I was trying to open eclipse in my ubuntu VM with the below commmand.. And as soon as I do that, I always get the below exception - ubuntu@username-dyn-vm1-48493:~$ eclipse Eclipse: An error has ...
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Reduce eclipse tab size with GTK theming

In Eclipse on Fedora, these controls/widgets take up too much space: How can I make those bars thinner with a gtk-rc file or GTK3 CSS theming? UPDATED : I found https://github.com/jeeeyul/eclipse-...
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Retrieve the window name and role

I'm running Eclipse and I detached some of the windows. Now I have 4 windows linked to Eclipse. What I need is to be able to identify each individual window and be able to control it. If I run tools ...
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Java process freezes until I use 100% CPU [closed]

The issue I encounter When working on Android-Studio, Eclipse or even command-line Gradle, the Java software often freezes (even though usually it is after I update my system/change java). For ...
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Develop / Debug C / C++ on Ubuntu?

What's the best IDE for developing C / C++ on Ubuntu? I tried installing Eclipse but it seems like I need the eclipse-cdt package also. The problem is there is no such package, at least for Lucid. ...
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How to install most recent version of Eclipse via the Terminal

I'm new to Linux and have just been given a VM of Oracle Linux to work with. I need to install Eclipse on it and, after a bit of research, discovered that this could most easily be done with the ...
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How can I find and install libXtst.so.6 in Centos 7 for scenebuilder-8.3.0-1.x86_64

I have a problem with this library: libXtst.so.6. I work with the eclipse IDE and I want to install scenebuilder-8.3.0-1.x86_64 for Drag and Drop UI in eclipse. When I enter this commend to install ...
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Darcula dark theme for Eclipse

I wonder if there is a way to use Android Studio Darcula theme in Eclipse? I am trying to make Eclipse look a little bit like AS. So far I have made changes to the editor window and I have no idea how ...
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Enabling menu icons in Gnome3

When I start Thunderbird or the IDE 'Eclipse', there are no icons in the menu entries. Several solutions found on the Internet suggest things like setting a specific dconf-value, but with my ...
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Shell script to backup directories

I'm running eclipse on windows and would like to automatically backup my src direcories for all my projects. I installed cygwin and tried to make a simple backup script but I am having trouble ...
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How to “zoom out” screen windows, everything looks too big?

I bought new laptop Dell Inspiron and first thing I installed Linux Mint and Eclipse for Java development. But I didn't like the look of Eclipse, everything just looks too big on the screen. Half of ...
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Block cursor for Eclipse

Can you configure the cursor in Eclipse to be a (possibly non-blinking) block, instead of a (blinking) bar? I am running Xfce 4.10.
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Unix/Linux C++ debugger that supports STL containers?

Currently I am using gcc-4.3.6 and Eclipse IDE for c++ development. I want to debug my project in Eclipse with gdb. I am having a hard time debugging code when it contains STL containers. Also I am ...
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Minimal gui for Eclipse Indigo on Ubuntu

I'd like to install Eclipse I could use via VNC on a minimal Ubuntu 10.04 installation, but without the unnecessary bells and whistles that come with gnome-desktop. All I really need to do in an X-...
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Eclipse not executable

I have just downloaded the Android SDK for Linux. I am running OpenSuse 12.3. When I try to run Eclipse, there is an error that says that there is no program to run executable files. So, I use the ...
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Are writes to eventfd counted as io?

I am trying to reduce hard-disk activity on my system. Running iotop shows that Eclipse (the IDE, latest version (Luna)) is writing kilobytes of data every few seconds. So I ran strace on the eclipse ...
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Couldn't perform atomic initialization SQLite error with Subversion on Eclipse

I'm trying to check out some code from my company's svn repository and I get this message on the console: checkout https://svn.[company]/[repo]/Trunk/[project] -r HEAD \ --depth=infinity --force ...
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I'm trying to Install Eclipse But When I Try to Run ./configure It Doesn't Work

So I am trying to install Eclipse through terminal by watching a video, but when I attempt to run ./configure I get a message saying bash: ./configure: No such file or directory I looked around ...
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Fedora 23: how to take screenshot with context menu window opened on the screen

I need to take a screenshot that records my Eclipse IDE menu item status. For example, if I clicked the "Project" menu and there comes a list of menu items. I need to record those menu items. The ...
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After updating Ubuntu to 16.04 due to driver issues, NetBeans and Eclipse have stopped working

I just updated from Ubuntu 14.04 to 16.04 and it was a bumpy ride with damaged drivers along the way, probably because of the fact that 14.04 was missing two important drivers that 16.04 did have. ...
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Is it possible to reduce size of eclipse toolbar?

I am running Eclipse Mars on Fedora 24 (Gnome 3.20). What I want to do is to reduce the size of toolbar. What I felt is the size of toolbar is big because of "Quick Access" text box but I tired to ...
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mpi.h not found

I tried to compile the Hello World program in C, inside Eclipse PTP, but it gives me an error related to mpi.h. I have included /usr/local/include and /usr/local/lib in my paths, and also tried ...
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Eclipse doesn't stay “Always on Visible Workspace”

I usually hop between a few workspaces, but like having a couple of frequently used applications "Always on Visible Workspace". However, when I tell Eclipse to do that it slips into "Only on This ...
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Work on a remote project with Eclipse via SSH and SVN+SSH (2 remote Linux)

I have the following boxes: a) A Windows box with Eclipse CDT(or PTP) b) A Linux box,including Compiler, accessible for me only via SSH. c) A Linux box, including SVN Source, accessible for me only ...
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How to get a dialog box back to front?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and experienced a problem with dialogs that don't have a "representation" in the task switch menu. for instance, when I start Eclipse Luna (Kepler is working) and switch to ...
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What is going wrong with this theme when running Eclipse?

Please see this video to understand what I'm describing: Weirdness in Eclipse - YouTube. Essentially, when I use the "Ambiance Evolution" theme with Eclipse, it starts wiggling and doesn't stop, as ...
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How to create a shortcut for eclipse

Today i downloaded the latest installer(eclipse-inst-linux64.tar.gz) of eclipse from the official website and i installed in my system. now i want to create a shortcut to launch the program. how can i ...
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Opensuse 11.4 very slow on 8 GB RAM i5 processor

EDIT : This is when top is run with "M" . Snapshot when Eclipse starts ( using "iotop") Snapshot when Eclipse building workspace After Eclipse has done its thing Its as slow as before ...
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How can I run a c++ application on gnome-terminal directly from Eclipse instead of its console?

Trying here to set a c++ application to run on gnome-terminal instead of eclipse console from within eclipse itself. Already done it with Java, but with c++ the menus are different.
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a jni error has occured

I uninstalled Eclipse IDE due to this issue. Then I tried to run java program in my Linux mint Terminal. So I started with a small code public class Myth{ public static void main(String[]args){ ...
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Search for a String inside all files inside a war

Where I work someone had Java project and used Eclipse to export that project into a .war package. Now I need to search for a string inside all the files that make that .war package. I know that a ....
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cannot find -lm linker error

This question is highly related to cannot find -lm, but the error appears when I'm invoking cross G++ Linker. I'm trying to follow through the documentation provided by Using Eclipse with ARTIK SDK. ...
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Differences in Ubuntu packaging? Eclipse vs. Firefox

Installing a reasonably recent version of Eclipse on Ubuntu (as its upstream Debian) requires a manual install (downloaded directly from the Eclipse website, or a PPA if one can be found). Compare the ...
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Eclipse error on opening: Linux Mint 12

I've installed Eclipse with the command: sudo apt-get install eclipse or when I install via the synaptic manager. Unfortunately, when I open up Eclipse I get this error: org.eclipse.ui....
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Why does Eclipse think I'm typing “ctrl+a” when I'm only typing “a”?

I currently using Eclipse with Fedora 16, everything is perfect before I use Ctrl+H to search a file. In the file search tab: When I type 'a' Eclipse seems to get a 'ctrl + a' So I cannot type an '...
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To Have Eclipse 4.5 in Path?

I downloaded the precompiled Eclipse Mars 4.5 in the official site here. Pseudocode Extract the tarball eclipse-jee-mars-2-linux-gtk-x86_64.tar.gz Move extracted Eclipse directory to some location ...
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open eclipse from a terminal and pass a workspace to open

I want to open eclipse through terminal and i am able to do it, but when when eclipse starts it asks for the workspace directory attached the screenshot,and then there i have to specify it, i dont ...
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Problem installing JDT in Eclipse on linux

I installed Eclipse on Fedora Core 14 using yum install eclipse-platform. I ran eclipse and tried to install the java development tools, but then this error came up: Cannot complete the install ...
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Eclipse is not running

I have org.eclipse.platform_3.8_155965261 installed in my pc and yesterday I upgraded my linux mint 18.3 to 19. after that eclipse stopped working showing error message An error has occured. See ...
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Error starting Eclipse on Centos 6 (JVM terminated. Exit code=13)

After extract eclipse-jee-mars-1-linux-gtk.tar.gz and running eclipse I am getting following error. I have installed Oracle JDK. What would be the error and solution ? Java version [root@hithertech ...
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Difference between GNU AutoTool ToolChain, cross GCC and Linux GCC

I start using eclipse CDT. As I was trying to create project in C. I have to encounter with these options. When I select makefile project. I had options to choose toolchain from these GNU AutoChain, ...
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Debian — newest version of Eclipse

I use Debian Jessie (testing) and I have Eclipse 3.8. Newest version of Eclipse is 4.4. In Debian Sid (unstable) I have still Eclipse 3.8. How can I install newest version of Eclipse on this museum ...
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Debian Mate Desktop Eclipse scoll bar slider button size huge

I am on Debian Buster, Mate Desktop theme Menta, OpenJdk 11.0.9.1, eclipse 2020-06. My scroll bar sliders in eclipse are huge. I tried resizing them by a custom gtk-3 css file but this did only ...
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How to get rid of MaxPermSize warning when trying to open Eclipse?

I'm brand-new to linux, using Mint. I installed Eclipse, but when I try to open it or do commands involving it I get an error. Earlier, this came up: OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM warning: ignoring option ...
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Eclipse does not launch without sudo

On my Fedora (Fedora 22 Workstation) system, I recently installed Eclipse (sudo dnf install eclipse-platform). However, I am unable to launch Eclipse without using sudo. I would prefer not to have to ...
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Eclipse has lots of broken bits

Something really dodgy has happened to my installation of Eclipse (version 3.7.2). I don't know if this is an Eclipse issue or some kind of disk corruption issue or what, so I may have used the wrong ...
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Eclipse makes laptop unusable

Currently I can't use my eclipse project. I'm using ArchLinux: -` .o+` rkmax@satellite `ooo/ OS: Arch Linux ...
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Emacs “jump to class definition” functionality?

I want to jump to a class file "A" from another file "B" which defines objects "A". In eclipse, it is done using F3. Is there a way to achieve this in emacs?