Eclipse is a free and open-source integrated development environment (IDE) written in Java. It offers a large number of plugins and thus can be customized for almost every programming language or software framework.

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Error from egit installation

Just installed a fresh 32 bit copy of Java and Eclipse. I'm now trying to add egit for the first time, following the instructions here (using the main repository). I receive this error when I try to ...
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Unable to properly create new Eclipse projects for Drools or Guvnor in Windows8 (server options aren't displayed and Drools disappears)

I've installed Eclipse on two machines (one is running Windows 8 and the other has Mac OS X v.10.5.8), but it doesn't seem to be running correctly in Windows 8 as I'm experiencing two significant ...
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How do I uninstall Eclipse Mars?

I just installed Eclipse Mars on my Windows 7 PC using the Eclipse installer, but I don't see an option to uninstall (not the installer, the installation directory, nor Add/Remove Programs). I also ...
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I m not able to start eclipse classic version 4.2 on Windows Vista

I m new to android development. After I click to launch eclipse it shows an error: "An error has occurred. See the log file D:\JAVA\workspace.metadata.log." When I checked log file it says (I m ...
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Eclipse - How to change background color of tooltips for hidden text/too long text

I use Eclipse Mars dark theme and have been trying to get colors right to my best effort. When you mouseover/hover an item which has a text too long and got partially hidden by window, a tooltip ...
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Chrome sluggish when Eclipse is open

I'm having the oddest issue with Eclipse and Chrome. If I have the Eclipse IDE open, Chrome get's really sluggish. Just moving the mouse over link type elements in Chrome 'causes a sluggish mouse ...
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SSH2 connection issues on Ubuntu 14.04 - it randomly works when it wants to

So I've been digging around for a solution and cannot find an answer for this. Setup: I am using Eclipse Mars (v4.5) running on Win7 with a Linaro ARM-Linux tool chain. Eclipse has a remote host setup ...
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How can I edit text in right-to-left direction in Eclipse (on Windows)?

The official website of Eclipse says that they support RTL text editing. They say that, in order to activate RTL support, Eclipse should be started from the command line with argument: -bidi ...
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path completion in major IDEs

In vim I can use the ctrl-x ctrl-f shortcut for autocompleting file paths, a nice feature that I have missed all the time in all major IDEs, I am wondering how I can do it in the following: eclipse ...
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How to restore Eclipse shortcut keys from exported .CSV?

You can simply export your shortcuts settings in Eclipse going to Window > Preferences > General > Keys > button Export CSV... But how to restore shortcuts from this csv?
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Android ADT/Eclipse compatible with Windows 8.1

I have Windows 8.1 and have installed the android adt (sdk) with eclipse. I can create a new app, but when I try and run it, the emulator explodes. The emulator window pops up than has to exit. I ...
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Remove Eclipse's extra margins in Linux (Ubuntu XFCE)

I can't get rid of an ugly and wasting-space margin below the menubar in Eclipse: I have followed a number of tutorials for improving the rendering of Eclipse on Ubuntu, including using a custom ...
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Eclipse Juno does not restore package explorer after closing all files

When I close the last file in a maximized file panel, I used to have eclipse auto restore (show) the package explorer for me, that does not happen in Juno. It used to work on older versions of ...
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How can I select a default interactive console in PyDev?

Using PyDev 2.7.1 in Eclipse 3.7.2, when I hit Ctrl+Alt+Enter to open a new interactive console, I get a dialog asking me what type of console I'd like to start ("Console for currently active editor", ...
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Rendering artifact when using Eclipse (FlashBuilder)

Once in a while when using FlashBuilder, I'll get a rendering artifact that doesn't go away until I do a full reboot. This artifact seems to be caused by a popup triggered by code documentation popups ...
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Files edited through gvfs using Eclipse and NetBeans getting corrupted. gedit using smb works fine

I'm facing a strange problem. My development machine was recently moved to Ubuntu. When I edit files situated in a network server (LAN) and then save, the files are getting corrupted. In all cases a ...
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Eclipse stops responding to most keyboard input after some amount of time/specific actions

For some time now, it seems like Eclipse will stop responding to keystrokes (via any entry point of the app -- text editor, menus, etc...) if I switch between workspaces too many times. In some cases, ...
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How do I make Eclipse remember multiple “states” of what files I opened, as well as their positions?

I am working in Aptana Studio 2.0 (built using the Eclipse platform) and I work on multiple medium sized web app projects involving 15+ files that are open in Aptana's IDE. I have some docked on the ...
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Remote shell on Ubuntu-eclipse displays too many lines

I am using Ubuntu on my Windows laptop to cross-compile and remote-debug some stuff on my raspberry pi 2. I'm connected over a USB-to-ethernet adapter. When I ssh-connect over the normal terminal in ...
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How to run Eclipse with java 8 temporarily so as to install jboss adaptor?

I want to install jboss adaptor to Eclipse, but according to the answers as below: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/31262682/eclipse-mars-not-showing-jboss-server I need to run eclipse with java 8 ...
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Making Eclipse portable

Note: Yes, I've seen this. However, it seems like Eclipse has changed something since 2010, because trying to run a fresh install from my flash drive doesn't work anymore. Since the question was asked ...
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Eclipse sluggish/slow on Linux dual monitor

I know there are severeal questions that ask how to improve the response behaviour of eclipse. However, most of the answers suggest to disable openjdk and install oracle or increase (or sometimes, ...
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Eclipse Mars slows down Windows 7 interface

On a two pretty modern PCs I recently started to experience a strange problem. When I run Eclipse Mars, the Windows 7 GUI suddenly slows down, i.e. scrolling in Chrome, dragging the windows etc. I'd ...
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How do I install StringUtils plugin in Eclipse?

How do I install StringUtils plugin in Eclipse ? here is the link: https://marketplace.eclipse.org/content/stringutils-plugin This plug-in has some strange behaviour. It's not in the marketplace, ...
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Cannot stat: operation not permitted (Debian)

I tried to install ant onto debian with apt-get install ant --no-install-recommends --no-install-suggests. I got the error message: dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/ant_1.8.2-4_all.deb ...
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Eclipse won't restart

I have Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS and Eclipse Java EE IDE for Web Developers Version: Luna Release (4.4.0) When I restarting it it shuts down also fine but don't want to start. All I have in ...
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Easy Shell Eclipse plugin randomly disappears

I have the Easy Shell plugin installed which adds an "Easy Shell" item to the right-click menu. However, it seems to periodically disappear between Eclipse restarts. At first it was at the top of the ...
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Aptana Studio 3: allow more than ~1300MB memory for JVM

Moved from Stack Overflow. I'm running Aptana Studio 3.6.1 on 64-bit Windows 7. Aptana site states that the IDE is compatible with 64-bit environments. When attempting to use a 64-bit Java version, ...
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Is it possible to have a remote eclipse workspace?

I own a Windows machine and 2 Ubuntu's (one is a server and the other one laptop) Right now I'm doing all of my coding on my Windows machine (it works perfectly), but since summer is right around the ...
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Font inconsolata unreadable under Windows 8.1 with small font sizes

I always use inconsolata-g for programming but with font sizes under 11 it is unreadable in Windows 8.1. For example the equal sign is just displayed as a single line. I have clear type activated and ...
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How to install Eclipse using the terminal in Ubuntu 14.04?

I used the following commands inside docker in the following order docker run ubuntu apt-get update docker run ubuntu apt-get install eclipse-platform docker run ubuntu eclipse After which I get ...
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Eclipse out of sync with file system

I am having an eclipse/subclipse problem that occasionally occurs but we cannot reproduce it consistently on my machine or others. When I pull a project, I cannot open the newest changes of some of ...
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Eclipse Just Crashes (Xubuntu 14.04)

This is crazy. Eclipse keeps crashing, closing itself a few seconds after I start it and I have no reason why. I have tried everything that I have seen here and nothing helps. I am so desperate that I ...
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eclipse any way to cycle through the 'errors' listed under the 'problems view' ?

If you do a Ctrl + Shift + G let's say on a method. You get all the occurrences where that methods is being used, and you see that list in the 'Search' view. Pressing Ctrl + , cycles through each one ...
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Installing Wacom Bamboo drivers creates “No more handles” error in eclipse

Id like to use my Wacom Bamboo tablet for OneNote and GIMP but when I install the drivers for the graphics tablet my Eclipse throws the infamous "Unhandled event loop exception - no more handles". I ...
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How to disable antialiasing in Eclipse?

My settings are OSX Mountain Lion java version "1.7.0_17" eclipse cpp 4.4.1 Thunderbolt display I have tried running in the terminal: defaults write org.eclipse.eclipse AppleAntiAliasingThreshold ...
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Get items back on toolbar

I have disabled an item in the Eclipse Luna (Service Release 1, 4.4.1) toolbar and now I can't get it back. I have tried: a) context menu / restore hidden toolbar entries b) Window/Customize ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 Eclipse Crash with no reason

I am using Xubuntu 14.04. Eclipse 3.8 crashing with no reason. Suddenly closed. I have no idea why. Nothing special in the .log file. I am using Oracle Java 1.8. I am using Eclipse 3.8 I use PDT ...
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With which files does Eclipse start to compile and how to change it

I'm importing a different project into mine - that has not been properly coded when it comes to include files. When compiling, it generates random errors that some functions/variables etc. are not ...
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Mac OSX crashed and now global PATH settings seem to be incorrect

I had to hard power off my mac when it froze on the login screen after a sleep resume. After the reset it seems like any application that uses the system environment PATH to launch other processes ...
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Content-assist/auto-complete properties from properties files in eclipse?

Is there a plugin/configuration available to allow me to ctrl+space auto-complete properties when I write .getProperties( in eclipse?
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Centos 6 Eclipse font rendering at 8pt

I am running Centos 6.4 and Eclipse Juno and I like coding at 8pt size. I keep seeing a few letters with no spaces in between them. I have tried DejaVu Sans Mono Book, Droid Sans Mono etc. The font in ...
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R Markdown editor for eclipse

Do you know of any plugin/editor that will display/handle R Markdown files (extension .Rmd) in Eclipse in a similar way as RStudio does (syntax highliting, ability to execute R code directly in the ...
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Small portion of screen flickering?

After running a game in a little window and closing out of it, the location where the window was is giving a very small and very fast flicker. It's not really visible, like you have to look at it to ...
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking: Application-specific voice commands don't work with Eclipse

Application-specific voice commands don't work with Eclipse with Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12.5. I have defined a few voice commands for Eclipse, I tried to maintain available for Eclipse by editing ...
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Eclipse crashes after few minutes (Debian, Oracle JDK 7, Kepler, 64bit, RAP)

my eclipse keeps crashing on me after a few (3-5) minutes of use (that is: no crash if just open and I don't use it). Mostly when I try to save (that works at first) or when calling the completion ...
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How to add New Folder icon in Eclipse tool bar?

I see that there are icons for new class, new package etc in my eclipse tool bar. However can anyone point me where I can configure so that I also have an icon to create a new folder? I'm not looking ...
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How to connect with Github repository in Eclipse?

I have created a repository in https://github.com. And installed Eclipse Kepler as the IDE. I want to commit my local file to this remote repository. By default Eclipse Kepler contains Egit for ...
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Auto generate documenttaion in eclipse for javascript

I have never used any documentation software or plugin. I am using Eclipse Kepler as code editor for js files. All files are plain JS files. Is there any plugin in eclipse where i click button and ...
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Weird keyboard behavior in Eclipse text editor for Shift+Alt+<arrow>, how to revert/debug this?

I am used to that behavior where Shift+Alt/Option in combination with arrow keys selects more or less of the text I started with, jumping to select next word and so on. I seem to recall that Eclipse ...