Mark E Hansen wrote:Can you please explain what you mean by "unable to create projects"?
When i try creating a new Dynamic Web project or a Java project using the New project Wizard, it hangs at that point ( i.e. i am not taken to the next step though I am able to cancel it) or sometimes it takes me to the next step in which i create a Target runtime for the project (Tomcat
Installation Directory) and it hangs there.
Peter Johnson wrote:Are you always using sudo to run eclipse? If so, don't - you should run Eclipse with your account, not with root.
I tried both running with my User ID as well as root. it does not work either way.
Peter Johnson wrote:How did you install Eclipse? Via the Ubuntu software repository (apt-get or similar)? If so, I recommend that you instead download Eclipse from the Eclipse web site. Installation is simple - unpack the tar.gz file. I unpacked mine at /opt/eclipse.
I downloaded eclipse and unpacked into /opt/eclipse