Granny's Programming Pearls
"inside of every large program is a small program struggling to get out"
The moose likes IDEs, Version Control and other tools and the fly likes How to work on Eclipse Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of Make it so: Java DB Connections & Transactions this week in the JDBC forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Engineering » IDEs, Version Control and other tools
Bookmark "How to work on Eclipse" Watch "How to work on Eclipse" New topic

How to work on Eclipse

Saurabh Saha
Ranch Hand

Joined: Dec 08, 2004
Posts: 52
Hi All,
I had just installed Eclipse2.1.1. Please send me a good eclipse tutorial link and please tell me what is myeclipse and Jalopy.

Thanks & Regards,
Vivek Mishra
Lasse Koskela

Joined: Jan 23, 2002
Posts: 11962
As Google would've quickly pointed out to you, MyEclipseIDE is a commercial product consisting of a number of J2EE plugins for Eclipse that costs $30 a year and that Jalopy is a source code formatter...

Regarding tutorials, I'm afraid I can't help you there. If you'd be using Eclipse 3.0 (or consider the difference bearable), you might want to consider a book to get started.

Author of Test Driven (2007) and Effective Unit Testing (2013) [Blog] [HowToAskQuestionsOnJavaRanch]
Sanjaya Sugiarto
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 25, 2004
Posts: 229
The Eclipse 2.x line wouldnt be supported anymore. The latest release of Eclipse 2.x is Eclipse 2.1.3. From 2.1.1 to 2.1.3 there were many many bugfixes concerning stability, etc.

The actual stable version of Eclipse is Eclipse 3.0.1 and it has many new features.

<a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Business Information Technology - Hochschule Furtwangen University, Germany</a>
Jeanne Boyarsky
author & internet detective

Joined: May 26, 2003
Posts: 32844

Sanjaya is correct that 3.0.1 is the latest version. Before you upgrade, be sure to check all the plugins you need support 3.0. Some of the vendors are still working on it.

[OCA 8 book] [Blog] [JavaRanch FAQ] [How To Ask Questions The Smart Way] [Book Promos]
Other Certs: SCEA Part 1, Part 2 & 3, Core Spring 3, TOGAF part 1 and part 2
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: How to work on Eclipse
It's not a secret anymore!