Installing the Eclipse IDE on Debian Wheezy

# The Eclipse “tar.gz” package can be retrieved from # https://www.eclipse.org/downloads/ # # This will extract eclipse to “~/bin” and create a dynamiclink towards # “~/bin/eclipse/eclipse” in “/bin”. cd ~/downloads tar xvfz eclipse*.tar.gz -C ~/bin && sudo ln -s ~/bin/eclipse/eclipse /bin # This will configure “~/bin/eclipse/eclipse.ini” for succesful launch. sed -i ‘s/–launcher.appendVmargs/–launcher.GTK_version\n2\n–launcher.appendVmargs/g’ ~/bin/eclipse/eclipse.ini # This… Read More Installing the Eclipse IDE on Debian Wheezy

Installing the BlueJ IDE on Debian Wheezy

BlueJ is an integrated development environment (IDE), maintained by University of Kent, that is primarily used for educational purposes. I’ve used this IDE to learn Java, for the first time, at my own university. First, install the Java SE Development Kit (JDK) 8. Next, BlueJ 3.0 ‘.jar’ file (bluej-3*.jar)–preferably the latest–from here. ### # This… Read More Installing the BlueJ IDE on Debian Wheezy

Configuring Oracle Java Development Kit (JDK) on CrunchBang Linux 11

Download Java SE Development Kit for Linux (jdk-8*.tar.gz), respective to architecture (x86 or x64), from here. ### # This will navigate to the downloads folder, un-zip the jdk-8*.tar.gz archive, # and move extracted folder to ‘/usr/lib/jvm/’. ## cd ~/downloads tar xvfz jdk-8*.tar.gz sudo su if [ ! -d ‘/usr/lib/jvm’ ]; then mkdir /usr/lib/jvm; fi chown… Read More Configuring Oracle Java Development Kit (JDK) on CrunchBang Linux 11

Problem: Cannot open shared library libasound_module_conf_pulse.so

Upon launching an application in Wine (Stable) on Crunchbang 11/Debian 7 (Wheezy), I had received the following error message in Terminal: ALSA lib conf.c:3314:(snd_config_hooks_call) Cannot open shared library libasound_module_conf_pulse.so ALSA lib pcm.c:2217:(snd_pcm_open_noupdate) Unknown PCM default ALSA lib dlmisc.c:254:(snd1_dlobj_cache_get) Cannot open shared library /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/alsa-lib/libasound_module_pcm_pulse.so ALSA lib dlmisc.c:254:(snd1_dlobj_cache_get) Cannot open shared library /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/alsa-lib/libasound_module_pcm_pulse.so ALSA lib dlmisc.c:254:(snd1_dlobj_cache_get) Cannot… Read More Problem: Cannot open shared library libasound_module_conf_pulse.so