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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
282 views

How to make SVN checkout faster on Windows?

All my projects sum up to a total size of 485 MB. I need check-out (create workspace in eclipse from SVN with SVN eclipse plugin) frequently. It only takes between 4 to 7 minutes in my linux VM, but ...
3
votes
2answers
12k views

How to search for text in a whole Eclipse project instead of file by file

Eclipse allows you to search its code using Edit->Find/Replace. This allows you to search only one file at a time. Is it possible to search for a text in a whole Eclipse project instead of searching ...
1
vote
1answer
62 views

how to activate or modify keyboard shortcuts on eclipse software?

I am running Eclipse for PHP Developers Version: Helios Service Release 2 on windows 8. I use commonly things like Ctrl + ⇧ + C to comment or Ctrl + left click to go to a variable or method ...
1
vote
0answers
204 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
338 views

Unable to install linux tools in Eclipse

I am trying to install linux tools in my Eclipse (I want to use valgrind and some other tools that are inside the package). The problem is that while trying to install them I get the following error: ...
1
vote
2answers
921 views

eclipse non-extension file syntax highlight

Computer software question: I have bash files that have no extension. How can I have its syntax highlighted in Eclipse. I already have ShellEd installed. Thanks.
1
vote
0answers
226 views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
9k views

eclipse can't find java

I'm having problems getting Eclipse to start... it can't find the Java virtual machine. Based on suggestions online, I've tried adding... ; "C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre6\bin" to my Path ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Windows 7: Clicking a specific given folder should open a program, not open the folder

I use Eclipse on a daily basis, and for various reasons it is the easiest to have numerous workspaces for what we do and then open them as needed. ("workspace" is the Eclipse term for a folder with ...
0
votes
1answer
869 views

Integrate gstreamer with Eclipse IDE

I'm new to gstreamer, currently I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 desktop, I followed the gstreamer site to install the sdk. I wrote some gstreamer based programs using gedit and compiled using terminal. If I ...
0
votes
1answer
66 views

How do I keep //end main and //end class on the same line

I am running Java eclipse 4.3.1 ${filecomment} ${package_declaration} ${typecomment} ${type_declaration}//end class //end main "package tester; public class test { public static void main ...
1
vote
0answers
81 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
179 views

How to disable Eclipse's automatic close quotes in Windows 7?

I need to disable Eclipse's automatic close quotes and parenthesis. For example, hitting a single " it will lead to: "<smt>" Any idea about how to disable this feature? UPDATE: It happen ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Change workspace directory of eclipse to www

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed. I have Eclipse Indigo installed. I have LAMP installed, with the localhost being /var/www. However, my Eclipse workspace location is /workspace. How can I change it ...
6
votes
3answers
28k views

Eclipse PDT - Failed to load JavaHL Library

all of the sudden, when I work in my Eclipse PDT I get this error msg, not sure where they came from nor how to get rid of them Failed to load JavaHL Library. These are the errors that were ...
0
votes
1answer
124 views

How to choose gtk version for Eclipse RCP application in linux?

I have an Eclipse RCP application which I want to run in Linux environment that has multiple gtks installed. Is there a way to choose the gtk version against which I can run the application? Linux ...
1
vote
0answers
172 views

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?
0
votes
0answers
70 views

How to export Eclipse IDE created file as image

Is there is a way for a file, .java for example, created in the Eclipse IDE to get exported as an image?
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Java is extremely slow to start up

I have a strange problem where it takes about 8 minutes (not an exaggeration) to start up java. This includes calling java or javac from the command line, or starting any java application, most ...
0
votes
0answers
175 views

how to get php executable path file of a system remotely?

I want to debug php codes and I am using zend debugger in Eclipse environment and I have a remote server access(ftp). I used PHP_BINDIR to find out about the path file of the php executable file: ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

How do I make the tab-key expand abbreviations for emmet in eclipse?

I have installed emmet plugin for eclipse and it works fine. The problem is that I couldn't enable the tab key to expand the abbreviation. It writes the normal tab white space, I searched a a lot but ...
0
votes
3answers
873 views

How to install eclipse 4.3.1 on a gentoo linux system?

Currently there is no ebuild for eclipse standard 4.3.1 so the installation has to be done manually. How is a clean installation of eclipse on a gentoo system possible? Is it sufficient to extract ...
0
votes
1answer
349 views

Setting up a Dynamic Web Project in Eclipse on Fedora 18

I'm trying to get a web project set up for a class that I have this quarter. I currently have Fedora 18 installed and thought it would be good to try to get some practice in with a Java web ...
0
votes
1answer
415 views

Can I tell eclipse debugger to print to console/log?

Related question: http://programmers.stackexchange.com/questions/225243/is-printing-to-console-stdout-a-good-debugging-strategy We have something like this private int myFunction(int i) { ...
1
vote
2answers
754 views

OpenJDK crashing and autoclosing programs

I use Debian Wheezy, and frequently make use of Java applications that are famous for being memory-hungry (namely Eclipse variants NetBeans and Aptana Studio 3 on RadRails or PyDev modes). I was ...
1
vote
3answers
1k views

How can I use Zend Studio for Java development?

I have the Zend Studio, which is a PHP editor based on Eclipse. I want to use it now to develop some Java. I think Zend has disabled all the Java centric project/views/perspectives that come with ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

How to decrease the width of splitter in Eclipse Kepler?

I am a bit annoyed with a width of splitter that separates views. In my opinion it is too wide. I haven't found any option in preferences to change this. Perhaps can be solved by tricking CSS like ...
1
vote
0answers
124 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
860 views

How to install FDT plugin on Eclipse Kepler 4.3?

I tried installing FDT plugin from their update site on Eclipse Kepler 4.3 but failed with this error. Cannot complete the install because one or more required items could not be found. Software ...
5
votes
1answer
138 views

Computers are getting faster, so why isn't the desktop experience? [closed]

In the past 20 years, desktop computers have exploded in computational power, but I feel that the desktop experience has been stagnating at best, and actually gotten slower in some places. What are ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Eclipse auto completition issue

I have installed the eclipse kepler edition and I want when extending a class or start to override a method to pop with options but it doesn't although it pops things when referring to an object's ...
2
votes
3answers
3k views

How can I run 32-bit Eclipse on 64-bit ubuntu?

I have a customized version of Eclipse which is for 32-bit only. And I've got to run it on 64-bit ubuntu 12.04 LTS. It is not possible to download a standard 64-bit Eclipse or to run a 32-bit VM. Are ...
1
vote
0answers
129 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

Does it exist an Eclipse plugin to show two pans of code simultaneously?

As Eclipse cannot show two pans of code simultaneously, I am used to using gvim to have it. But it is unpractical. Does it exist an Eclipse (CDT) plugin to show two pans of code simultaneously ?
0
votes
2answers
40 views

Is there a reliable way to locate eclipse installation folder in Windows?

I need a way to locate the installation folder for Eclipse in a Power Shell script. Can this be done? It doesn't seem like Eclipse leave any trace in the registry, environment or Windows Installed ...
6
votes
3answers
2k views

How to select columns in editor view for Eclipse on OSX

Same as this question, but for OSX. In short: how to I enter rectangular selection mode on OSX? I see a button for doing this with the standard useless "text editor" that is default with eclipse, ...
2
votes
1answer
331 views

How do I get rid of a “bin” folder that keeps recreating itself?

I've recently used Eclipse on my Windows 8 64-bit laptop. Now as far as I know, Eclipse doesn't really need to be installed - just copy-pasted. Now, during the first use, Eclipse asks me where to put ...
8
votes
3answers
22k views

How do I count the number of lines of code in an Eclipse project?

Is there a way to count the number of lines of code in an eclipse project? I can see the total number of lines for each file, but I'd like to see how much is generated across the whole project.
14
votes
1answer
440 views

EGit (Eclipse) wrongly interpreting file names with non-ASCII characters?

I recently switched to using a Git repository within Eclipse (Juno SR2), using EGit. In our project, some file names contains umlauts and other special non-ASCII-characters. On the command line, git ...
1
vote
1answer
705 views

Terminate key binding not working in eclipse

I'm moving over to eclipse from visual studio 2005 and am used to these key bindings: F7 = build F5 = build & run (debug) Shift-F5 = stop running Ctrl-Shift-F5 = stop running & build & ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
981 views

How to change eclipse console output color?

I am running eclipse on Ubuntu 12.04 and I'd like to change console output color. I tried to edit it via Preferences>Run/Debug>Console>Background color but it doesn't work. Is there some other way to ...
1
vote
0answers
111 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

How to know if I am using Java EE?

Today I installed Java EE by downloading the .sh file from the official Oracle source and running it using the sudo sh filename.sh command. However, I have several versions of Java in my Linux Mint ...
0
votes
1answer
479 views

Community version of Visual Paradigm has disabled code generation

I've succesfully integrated Visual Paradigm - Community edition in Eclipse (Kepler). I used this tutorial, the problem is that when I created the class in modeling tool, the button "Update code" is ...
1
vote
1answer
230 views

How can I upgrade eclipse helios?

I tried to upgrade eclipse helios by Help--> Check for updates. But the progressing bar stops at 38% and never completes. I'm developing php applications using this eclipse helios. Can anyone ...
1
vote
2answers
322 views

Flash Builder taking over file associations on OS X

I am running OS X Snow Leopard with both Flash Builder 4.5 and Eclipse Indigo as separate installs. Flash Builder has completely taken over anything I associate with Eclipse. I do a lot of ColdFusion ...
0
votes
1answer
301 views

Where can I download Egit for Eclipse Helios? [closed]

I cannot find any place to download Egit for Eclipse Helios. Even in the links provided in http://www.eclipse.org/egit/download/ not working. Any help will be appreciated. Note: I'm using windows-7 ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

ADT Eclipse on Linux

is it possible programming for Android using the ADT on Eclipse on Linux? I would like to programming using cocos2D-X on Linux because it is much easer to setup all the environment
26
votes
5answers
60k views

Google Chrome pinned to Windows 7 taskbar not opening under pinned icon

I have both Google Chrome and Eclipse pinned to my taskbar in Windows 7 64-Bit. However, when I launch these programs, they don't appear to open under the pinned taskbar icon Eclipse behaves ...