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tushar fasate

Joined: May 19, 2008
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can anybody tell me how to enable assertions in eclipse?
Vinayagar Karpagam
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Joined: Apr 09, 2006
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I hope adding -ea as VM arg in the launch configuration and setting the source code level to >= 1.4 should be enough to enable assertions.
Deepak Bala

Joined: Feb 24, 2006
Posts: 6662

Open the run dialog and modify the VM arguments under the 'Arguments' tab. I would suggest that you use notepad instead of eclipse, since the IDE helps you autocomplete almost everything

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