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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Strange error from Easy Tomcat 7 connecting to MySQL database

I'm fairly new to Java servlet and web app development, but this is puzzling. I have built a project in Eclipse (Mars) that consists mostly of static HTML pages with one JSP that contains a form that ...
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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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SQL syntax highlighting and code completion in Eclipse PDT

Is there a way of enabling highlighting (and/or code completion for SQL) for SQL syntax in PHP strings variable while developing some PHP works related to SQL using Eclipse PDT?
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Syso shortcut doesn't work in Eclipse Mars

I have the latest version of Eclipse - Mars. When I try to type syso and hit ctrl + space nothing happened, but on eclipse Luna that shortcut works. I must type sysout in Mars. Does anyone knows how ...
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How do I completely uninstall Android?

I'm trying to Install Android SDK with Eclipse on my comuter. I did something wrong (I think I installed some Galileo components into Juno) and the Android plugins aren't working correctly. When I ...
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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 egit can't push

Ok, I have a very strange issue. I'm using: Linux Eclipse Mars OpenVPN Private Git repository on Stash. I'm connected to stash via ssh. Both private and public keys are generated, registered on ...
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Cannot start Eclipse on Windows 8?

I recently upgraded to Windows 8 but Eclipse doesn't start. I have installed JRE and JDK but when I run Eclipse I get an error: How can I resolve this?
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Unicode font rendering in Eclipse on Mac OS X

I'm using Eclipse on Mac OS X. For Reasons (tm), I have a particular source file that contains somewhat exotic Unicode characters. This causes this specific file to have much higher line spacing than ...
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How to get Kate like syntax highlighting on eclipse ide?

I'm using eclipse IDE 3.8.1 on Debian Jessie 8.2. I checked the settings of eclipse and found no option to change syntax highlighting. I would like to use the highlighting of KDE's Kate text ...
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Is 2 GB of RAM enough to handle common programming IDE's? [closed]

I'm going to buy a laptop with 2GB of RAM and a 500 GB Hard Drive for college use (not heavy programming, but will be using two IDE's: NetBeans and Eclipse). I've checked that NetBeans uses mostly ...
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Cannot install PyDev on Eclipse Indigo

If anyone can help... I get the same error every time when I try to install Pydev on Eclipse Indigo using this procedure http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/864 OS is LinuxMint Release 13 ...
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Eclipse Mars “Run” command not working as before

After replacing Eclipse Luna with Eclipse Mars, the Run command (top bar button or CTRL+F11) does not execute a classes' main function or JUnit test anymore. Instead, the "Run configuration" menu is ...
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Eclipse Mars: install new software does not work

I've installed Eclipse Mars, and need to install the SVN plugin. When I click menu: Help > Install new software, I select All Available Sites, and normally something happens in the main window, ...
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Eclipse can't run specific project

I have problem with Eclipse IDE. I can't run specific file. (all others works fine) When I try to run it, I get output of older project. I can't find name of that new project when I click arrow next ...
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Eclipse - How to change background color of balloon tip 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 balloon ...
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Eclipse SVN history - go back to last month

When I open the history view for SVN in Eclipse, I can go back one week. I would like to go back further, one month, or even back to the first revision years ago. How can I do that?
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cannot access localhost using ip

I have done a small web development project using eclipse. It runs well when I try running it on browser with url localhost:8080/myproject/home.html. But if I want to access it on another machine ...
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Installing Eclipse for PHP and Selenium

I have used Selenium Standalone server and have written tests in PHP and Node.js; Did not use an IDE (used SublimeText). I have a requirement to start writing tests in Java using Eclipse and ...
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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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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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Lotus Notes sap cloud for customer plugin error

I installed SAP Cloud for Customer plugin in my PC and it worked perfectly. And when I tried to install it on the user PC that has the same Lotus notes we get this error code: ...
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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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Eclipse on Ubuntu taking up a lot of space

I am running Eclipse under Ubuntu and the chrome takes up a lot of space. I have reduced my system font to be smaller but the tabs and toolbars stay the same size resulting is a lot of wasted space. ...
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Installing and using cURL in Linux and use it in Eclipse as well?

I come from a Windows environment - I used cURL in Eclipse (C). I want to do the same in a Linux environment (Ubuntu). I followed the installation guide on how to install cURL, but how do you use cURL ...
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Is there a way to sort Eclipse tabs by activity?

Eclipse is really slow to open and close tabs (and do anything really) so I tend to never close the tabs. This means that the 6 tabs that you can see are generally not the files I am actually ...
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Is there a NetBeans formatter for eclipse?

My team uses NetBeans and has coalesced around NetBean's default formatting. Is there way to import NetBeans formatting rules for Java into Eclipse? There are a lot of Eclipse format plugins for ...
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Eclipse luna is not responding

I'm getting these messages in logs: MESSAGE Warning: EGit couldn't detect the installation path "gitPrefix" of native Git. Hence EGit can't respect system level Git settings which might be ...
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Notepad++: Automatic “comment line (*)” on newline

is there a way to make notepad++ behave like eclipse with multi-line comments? It would be great if notepad automatically inserts " * " every time I make a new line in a /* */ comment-section. To be ...
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Alt + Shift + A disappears in eclipse

I try to use Alt+Shift+A to extract string in Eclipse, but when I click on the S (second in the list), the window disappears and nothing happens. Anyone has an idea?
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Is there any shortcut in eclipse or workaround to go to current methods starting from inside method

Suppose I am inside a method having 900 lines(I know bad programming practice but we come across such situations often). I am at suppose 345 line and I wanted to go to current methods starting(Name) ...
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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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How do I do a global text search in Eclipse for OS X?

What is the keyboard shortcut for a global search in Eclipse for OS X? Essentially the equivalent of Cmd-Shift-F in Sublime Text.
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Set Eclipse as the default editor for opening a file

Is it possible to set Eclipse as the default program for open certain types of files? I'd like to set it as the default program for editing .java and .js files.
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Executable only starts from command line, not run dialog or shortcut

I'm having some difficultly starting Eclipse on one of my machines. From the command line, this works: C:\Users\Me> C:\eclipse\eclipse.exe Yet a shortcut to the same executable does not. If I ...
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Eclipse displaying multiple borders per subwindow on elementary OS

On the current version of elementary os, since upgrading to eclipse mars, every dialog/sub window looks like this: Both borders are fully usable, I can drag on both title bars and I can close with ...
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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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Eclipse Mars (and Eclipse Luna) pops upfront above all windows from time to time

It is very annoying. While I was working on other window, Eclipse suddenly jumped up to front above all windows and blocked my working window. I need to search my window again and continue my work. ...
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What setting controls the background color on highlighted list items in the Variables view in Eclipse?

In Eclipse, I like to use a dark theme. When I do, the Variables view sometimes highlights items using an extremely bright yellow color, with light gray text, meaning the text is impossible to read. ...
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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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How to preserve formatting while copy-pasting from Eclipse IDE to PowerPoint 2010

Is there a way I could copy the source code from Eclipse IDE and paste it on PowerPoint preserving the formatting? When I try to do it I get zero indentation when pasting it to PowerPoint 2010. The ...
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Eclipse open file in Project explorer tab

Iam using eclipse(Luna), when i open some code file, the file opens in the Project explorer view, How return the open file beheavior to open in the java editor, example in this link: ...
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OS X - Eclipse - WindowBuilder -> “Incompatible Java versions”

No matter what I do, Eclipse keeps saying that "Eclipse is running under 1.6, but this Java project has a 1.7 Java compliance level, so WindowBuilder will not be able to load classes from this ...
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Oracle JRE 7 and 8 both will not install on previously Javaless win7

Simple question I thought I'd never have to ask, since I've done it hundreds of times before: How can I install JRE? I have a Win7 x64 Pro box with no Java environment, running as an admin user. I'm ...
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Can not start Eclipse Mars on OS X Yosemite 10.10

On a fresh OS X Yosemite 10.10 box, when I tried to run Eclipse Mars, I got the usual "You need Java 1.6, Click More info" box. I followed the link and installed the Apple maintained 1.6.x package. ...
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What PHP, Xdebug and Eclipse configurations work on Windows 7 64 bit?

I have been mucking around for days, trying to find the right combination that lets me debug with breakpoints and variable viewing, in Eclipse, without crashing Apache. PHP 5.3? PHP 5.2? Eclipse ...
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Migrating Eclipse from Juno to Luna

I just upgraded my Ubuntu computer from 12.04 to 14.04, and my Eclipse Juno stopped working (couldn't start). So I decided to download Eclipse Luna. Now I can open Eclipse, but all my projects, ...
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How to pass maven param “-T” to Eclipse for parallel builds?

Is there a way to pass maven param "-T" to Eclipse for parallel builds? More info about Maven parallel build (Required Maven 3+) ...
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How can I pin Eclipse Luna to the Windows-7 taskbar?

I used to be able to pin Eclipse to my taskbar by adding these lines to the eclipse.ini file: -vm C:/Program Files/Java/[my java version]/bin But it doesn't seem to work with the new Eclipse Luna ...