This is really just a quick HOWTO on installing Sun Studio 12 on Ubuntu 8.04.1 or Xubuntu for that matter.
Here is a quick Overview of the Sun Studio tool chain and IDE.
"Sun[tm] Studio 12 software, available for free on Solaris and Linux
platforms, includes the following:
Parallelizing C, C++, and Fortran compilers
Download yourself the tarfile version of the installer from (Hint:Click "Free Download"):
Then update your box so its current and run this;
$ sudo apt-get install netbeans gawk scons
Make sure you in the current dir of the downloaded tar file (Hint:Make a new dir and stick the tar inside as we are going to expand it);
$ bunzip2 -cd SunStudio12ml-linux-x86-200709-ii.tar.bz2 | tar -xvf -
$ mv SunStudio12ml-linux-x86-200709-ii.tar.bz2 ../
$ sudo mv sunstudio12 /opt/
$ sudo mv lib /opt/
$ sudo mv netbeans-5.5.1 /opt/
And that should be all !
$ /opt/sunstudio12/bin/sunstudio &
If you like, you can,
* Add the following to your PATH environment variable:
* Add the following to your MANPATH environment variable:
If anyone has a better way please *do* comment.
Moving to raichoo.github.io
3 years ago