IBM Touts New Eclipse Package for Linux
The development package, available as a free download, includes the Eclipse 3.0 IDE and the latest IBM JRE for Linux and Windows.IBM on Thursday announced the release of a new Eclipse development package for the Linux platform. The package, which enhances application development and deployment on Linux, is available as a free download on IBMs developerWorks site. The package includes the Eclipse 3.0 IDE (integrated development environment) and the latest IBM JRE (Java Runtime Environment) for Linux and Windows. The JRE enables developers to develop, test and run their applications.
Company officials said IBM also offers a no-charge Linux Software Evaluation Kit DVD that can be ordered here. The evaluation kit has trial versions of WebSphere Studio Application Developer as well as IBM middlewareDB2, WebSphere and Tivolithat runs on Linux.