ObjectiveThe objective is to install IntelliJ on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux
Operating System and Software Versions
- Operating System: - Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver
- Software: - IntelliJ IDEA 2018.1
RequirementsPrivileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via
sudocommand is required.
- # - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of
- $ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user
Install IntelliJ on UbuntuThe recommended approach to install IntelliJ on Ubuntu 18.04 Linux system is to use the Snaps package.
Open up terminal and enter the bellow
snapcommand to either install IntelliJ IDEA Community or Ultimate release:
INTELLIJ IDEA COMMUNITY: $ sudo snap install intellij-idea-community --classic --edge INTELLIJ IDEA ULTIMATE: $ sudo snap install intellij-idea-ultimate --classic --edge
Start IntelliJ on UbuntuTo start IntelliJ on your Ubuntu system enter the following linux commands:
INTELLIJ IDEA COMMUNITY: $ intellij-idea-community INTELLIJ IDEA ULTIMATE: $ intellij-idea-ultimateAlternatively, use start menu ( Activities ) to search and start IntelliJ on Ubuntu: