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Prepare Development Environment in Ubuntu 10.04

romani edited this page Sep 8, 2012 · 12 revisions

Install GIT

  1. Install Git in Ubuntu:

  2. Change fonts in GUI Run GUI by command "git gui", If you do not like ugly font apply following:

sudo aptitude install tk8.5
sudo update-alternatives --config wish

and pick /usr/bin/wish8.5 from the list (3)

Install Java Sun/Oracle

1 Install Sun Java6 JDK from Synaptic Package Manager.

sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jdk sun-java6-source sun-java6-plugin

3 Add to ~/.profile (execute the same, to define these variables in terminal)

export JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun

make sure that ls -la /etc/alternatives/java point to your JDK.

Install Maven3

  1. Download binaries

  2. Unpack them and copy to /usr/share/maven3

  3. add to ~/.bashrc

export M2_HOME=/usr/share/maven3
export M2=$M2_HOME/bin
export PATH=$M2:$PATH

Install CVS


sudo apt-get install cvs

Install Mercurial.

If you are using ubuntu 10.04, you need a new version from ppa:

sudo add-apt-repository  ppa:mercurial-ppa/releases
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install mercurial

Download Eclipse.

  1. Unpack Eclipse and launch
  2. Install maven plugin from update site
  3. Install mercurial plugin from update site This update site is working only if you are registered and logged in to this site
  4. Install eclipse-cs plugin from it is necessary for our plugin compilation.
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