I was able to install BlackBerry Playbook Simulator 2.1 on Ubuntu 16.04 64-bit by installing supported libraries, see here.
Running the IDE ( ) fails with a message as shown below.
The above message says we don't have libgtk-x11-2.0 libraries. Since the IDE was compiled as i386 we need to install the library like:
Running the IDE again yields the following error message:
What is happening here is that Momentics IDE ships with Java 1.6 runtime but it is not compatible with some of the libraries that comes with Ubuntu 16.04. To fix this install Java 1.9 runtime for i386 architecture, like:
The above installation will make Java runtime available in the default path which will override sourcing by the scripts. Running the IDE this time should work but with some minor warnings, like:
To clean the console message out, do:
You should now have a working Momentics IDE!!!