Eclipse Plugin for Ceylon
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Eclipse plugin for Ceylon

Installing from

  1. Start with a clean install of Eclipse Indigo.

  2. Use Help > Install New Software ... > Available Software Sites > Import Select updatesites.xml

  3. Close the dialog and now choose updatesite and install the plugin.

  4. Restart and your Eclipse should now syntax highlight Ceylon files.

Installing/Building with (pure) Eclipse

  1. Start with a clean install of Eclipse Indigo.

  2. Use Help > Install New Software... to install all components of IMP from the update site at:

  3. Use File > Import... > Existing Projects into Workspace to import the project from this root directory:

  4. Select the com.redhat.ceylon.eclipse.ui project and run it using Run > Run As > Eclipse Application. Now go to the new instance of Eclipse.

  5. Open Eclipse > Preferences and go to Java > Compiler > Building > Output folder. Add the pattern *.ceylon to Filtered resources.

  6. Use File > New > Java Project, enter a project name, and select Finish create a new Java project in the workspace.

  7. Select the new project in the Java package explorer, and select Enable Ceylon Builder from the context menu.

  8. Use New > File to create a new file with the extension .ceylon in the src directory of your project.

Building with Tycho/Maven 3

  1. mvn clean install

  2. site/target/site now contains an update site you can install from. (Need to have IMP update site added too)


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