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Installing Eclipse on Ubuntu

Start with Java installation if not already done

Add package of WebUpdate Team

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java

Update package lists
sudo apt-get update

Execute the installer and go get a coffee
sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer

Set the default java
sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-set-default

Eclipse

Download from project site: http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/

Switch to your download dir cd ~/Downloads

Untar & switch to extracted dir
tar -xzvf eclipse*
cd eclipse-installer

Execute the installer and follow the steps
./eclipst-inst