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I have just installed Ubuntu 10.04 in my Laptop and I'm a beginner to Linux operating systems. I want to setup a Java development environment in my system. Things I need:

  1. Eclipse
  2. JDK 1.6
  3. Apache Tomcat

Can anyone please guide me how to install these software in my Ubuntu 10.04?

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1) You should download this from Eclipse's website (unpack it).
2) Read my answer here.
3) Open the Synaptic package manager and type: tomcat . Select which one you want, install it.

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I suggest you start with:

sudo aptitude install sun-java6-jdk eclipse-rcp libtomcat6-java
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