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developing an IDE using eclipse

gaurav abbi
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Joined: Jan 05, 2007
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i want to create an IDE(you can call it an editor also like the ones for xml in eclipse) in eclipse for my own language.
can you provide me some link which can act as a starting point for me to develop a plug-in which will provide the IDE functionalities for a language

thanks,<br />gaurav abbi
Ed Thompson
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Joined: Jan 20, 2006
Posts: 43
Googling 'eclipse plugin tutorial' reveals several articles I found helpful.

There are also several articles on the eclipse site itself, such as

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