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How can I make Netbeans work with the GCC 64 bit compiler?

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It looks like you just have to download , there is no package or Netbean internal plugi system... – Ciro Santilli 巴拿馬文件 六四事件 法轮功 May 5 at 11:20

Net Beans can be obtained from the following URL:

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And what about the GCC 64 bit compiler ? I need to install it before or after I install netbeans ? And how do I set the GCC 64 bit compiler to be the default compiler in netbeans ? – wantToLearn Oct 23 '12 at 21:34
If you have another question, please ask it by clicking the Ask Question button. Consider Googling it, also. – Mochan Dec 28 '12 at 23:52

For gcc, make and gdb just run:

sudo apt-get install build-essential gdb

That's all the Netbeans C++ plugin requires. To get it installed, see:

The whole "64bit" thing is a red herring. By default gcc will run in 64bit mode if you're running in a 64bit environment.

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