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Can you help me, please? I have Edubuntu installed in my computer and I need to install Processing. How can do it? Best regards

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What do you mean by Processing, is it a software name or a kind of software? –  Anwar Shah Sep 13 '12 at 14:19
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Processing is a programming language. [processing.org] –  alf Sep 13 '12 at 14:27
    
Thanks. I found that it is [both a programming language and IDE](en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Processing_(programming_language). It is quite interesting. :) –  Anwar Shah Sep 13 '12 at 14:50

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  • Download the PDE (Processing Development Environment) from processing.org. Select the appropriate OS type such as 32bit or 64bit.

  • Then extract the downloaded archive in your home directory. We assume it is in ~/processing directory.

  • Now execute chmod +x ~/processing/processing to give it execution permission.

  • You can now run it from a terminal by using commands like this

    bash ~/processing/processing
    

Hope this help you.

Reference: This wiki page on processing forum.

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Thank you. I'll try and let you know. –  alf Sep 13 '12 at 14:57
    
Also see this page and let us know if it works –  Anwar Shah Sep 13 '12 at 15:43

This tutorial gives a very nice step by step approach (it is not as easy as earlier answer suggested, since pre-installed java does not work for procssing).

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The link is dead. –  Drew Noakes Jan 24 at 17:52
    
@DrewNoakes fixed. –  FSchmidt Jan 29 at 10:36

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