Eclipse Package

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Eclipse Package is an utility to build Debian packages from an Eclipse binary distribution archive. First such an Eclipse IDE archive file must be downloaded from After that the Debian package can be built with the following command

~$ make-eclipsepkg eclipse-edition.tar.gz

The Debian package is stored in the current directory and can be installed using

~# dpkg -i eclipse-*.deb

Finally install missing dependencies

~# apt-get install -f


After adding the PM Code Works APT repository to the system package sources, the package can be installed using following command:

~# apt-get install eclipse-package

Install missing dependencies:

~# apt-get install -f