Created on Dec,7th,2009
Eclipse tips For Version 3.5(Galileo)
I like to change the "Occurrences" color to orange or purple, which can be more easily noticed then the default color of gray.
Remember to set it as default editor for .js files using. Refer to #File Associations to see how to change file associations.
Amateras - my favorite XML editor
Remember to set it as default editor for .xml .html .htm files
XML Validation errors
Amaters says the file web.xml gernerated by Java5 has errors. To ignore such warnings, you can turn off the checker by:
Buttons click bug under Ubuntu 9.10
Ubuntu 9.10 with Eclipse 3.5(Downloaded from Eclipse website, not installed from Synaptic).
Some buttons in eclipse window do not response to mouse click (A little more precisely saying, it does not response to mouse release events)
Before staring eclipse, set the environment variable of GDK_NATIVE_WINDOWS=1
Coin of this workaround:
When using eclipse restart function, the environment variable will not be set. So you have to avoid using restart function in eclipse.
Refer to launchpad for details.
To change default jvm: read Ubuntu forums
With Mylyn project installed, install following plugins:
After restart the eclipse, It will prompt you to select Connectors to install. I installed SVNKIT 1.1.7 1.2.2 1.3.0
SVN Support for Eclipse Helios on Debian Squeeze
If you have trouble to install SVN support for Eclipse Helios on Debian Squeeze, this page may help you.
Basically in a fresh Helios install I first installed the Subversive SVN Team Provider from the early access location which as of 2011-01-19 was:
(This is as opposed to installing it from the Helios update site, which did NOT work.)