Monthly Archives: December 2013

Install Java8 on Ubuntu

The following commands allow you to install Java 8 on your Ubuntu machine. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer

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Split editor implemented in Eclipse M4 Luna – Solves Bug 8009, one of the highest voted bug in Eclipse platform

The platform team (mainly Eric Moffatt based on previous work from Remy Suen, Tom Schindle and Sopot Cela), finally solved Bug 8009 after approx. 12 years. You can now split your source editor with a shortcut. Ctrl + ‘_’ is … Continue reading

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Line numbers are default in Eclipse SDK Luna as of today

We conducted a user survey if users want to have line numbers activated in text editors in the Eclipse IDE by default. The response was very clear: YES: 80.07% (1852 responses) NO: 19.93% (461 responses) Total: 2313 Skipped: 15 With … Continue reading

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