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IDEs for Struts development

Paul Santa Maria
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Just curious - how many of the leading Java IDEs (Eclipse, NetBeans, JBuilder, etc) support developing Struts-based applications? Does any one IDE stand out?

Thanks in advance .. PSM

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Lasse Koskela

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At least JBuilder (not commercial versions) and WSAD include Struts designers and Struts configuration file editors. The plain Eclipse doesn't support Struts but the commercial package, MyEclipseIDE, includes functionality similar to those of WSAD's/JBuilder's.

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Surasak Leenapongpanit
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Oracle JDeveloper 10g includes visual development using Struts.
James Holmes
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Amost all of the major IDEs support Struts at some level. Also, my software: Struts Console is very popular and supports almost all major IDEs.

Paul Santa Maria
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Thank you!
I agree. Here's the link:
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