Ian Pilcher writes:
Dan Thurman wrote:
> Can anyone give me some pointers on how to get a serious
> Java development environment setup going? I want to have
> full flexibility to download and install Eclipse tools and
> applications without being unencumbered with Fedora's port
> version preventing such operations, for example if I need
> to get RCP, WSP, Swing, AWT, and the zillions of other things
> that are rapidly being released by the Eclipse community.
It takes a little work, but it can be done. For a 100% "real" Java
environment, you'll first want to remove all the gcj-compiled packages
from your system.
What for? They will still work.
Install whatever runtime environment you want via an RPM from
and use /usr/sbin/alternatives to switch to it.