[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD9 and Eclipse

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Mon Feb 13 10:33:22 PST 2012


On 02/13/2012 13:24, Ronald Georgia wrote:
> All,
> I downloaded eclipse-3.6.2_1-amd64.pbi and installed as root: 
>
> [root at rong1611-s1] ~/Downloads# pbi_add -v ./eclipse-3.6.2_1-amd64.pbi
>
>  Got this message after install:
>
> Extraction Finished!
> Installed: Eclipse-3.6.2_1
>
> Of course I had to run the app as root (launching as user the update
> locations were not populated). First launch worked. Selected Help -->
> Check for Updates and installed SDK updates. After the update was
> complete Eclipse would not restart. Launched Eclipse as root from the
> command line and got the same error message:
>
> Error: ECLIPSE_HOME is not defined correctly:
> /usr/pbi/eclipse-amd64/lib/eclipse
>        Unable to find eclipse launcher binary
>  

Why can't you run it as a user? I installed as root here, and ran as
user and it worked just fine. Let me install plugins and such as well.

> r0n ge0rgia
> John 13:23
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> *From:* Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org>
> *To:* testing at lists.pcbsd.org
> *Sent:* Monday, February 13, 2012 10:59 AM
> *Subject:* Re: [PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD9 and Eclipse
>
> On 02/12/2012 09:27, Ron Georgia wrote:
>> All,
>>
>> I am using PCBSD 9.0 (fresh install) amd64. I installed Eclipse from
>> PBI and everything installed nicely. The first launch of eclipse
>> worked. I was able to add Ruby and PyDev without a problem. However
>> when I performed an update (for eclipse) the binary file was removed
>> from the /usr/pbi/eclipse-amd64/lib/eclipse directory. When I launch
>> from the command line I get this message (of course):
>>
>> Error: ECLIPSE_HOME is not defined correctly:
>> /usr/pbi/eclipse-amd64/lib/eclipse
>>        Unable to find eclipse launcher binary
>>
>> I reinstalled and copied the original binary, did the update (binary
>> now gone) and copied the original binary to its proper location, and
>> of course that generates a different error.
>>
>> After the "upgrade" I did a sudo find / -name eclipse -type f -print,
>> alas! The file is gone. Any suggestions?
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Ron G
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>
> I did some playing with this the other day, and it looks like this PBI
> needed to be installed with root mode, otherwise when you do updates,
> it trashes all kinds of its internal java files.
>
> Grab one of these and install it as root to test:
>
> 64bit
> ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/pbioutgoing/x64/9/java/eclipse/
> 32bit
> ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/pbioutgoing/i386/9/java/eclipse/
> <ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/pbioutgoing/x64/9/java/eclipse/>
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> Kris Moore
> PC-BSD Software
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