eclipse

Install Eclipse

wget -q https://raw.github.com/panticz/installit/master/install.eclipse.sh -O - | bash -

#/bin/bash

# download link
if [ "$(uname -m)" == "x86_64" ]; then
  # 64 bit
  URL=http://mirror.netcologne.de/eclipse/technology/epp/downloads/release/kepler/SR2/eclipse-jee-kepler-SR2-linux-gtk-x86_64.tar.gz
else
  # 32 bit
  URL=http://mirror.netcologne.de/eclipse/technology/epp/downloads/release/kepler/SR2/eclipse-jee-kepler-SR2-linux-gtk.tar.gz
fi

# install Java JDK
wget -q https://raw.github.com/panticz/installit/master/install.java-jdk.sh -O - | bash -

# download new eclipse release
wget -q ${URL} -P /tmp

# backup old release
[ -d /usr/lib/eclipse/ ] && sudo mv /usr/lib/eclipse/ /usr/lib/eclipse.$(date -I)

# install new release
sudo tar xzf /tmp/eclipse-jee-*-linux-gtk*.tar.gz -C /usr/lib/

# set owner and permissions
sudo chown -R root:root /usr/lib/eclipse
sudo chmod -R +r /usr/lib/eclipse

# add executable to path
cat <<EOF> /tmp/eclipse
#!/bin/sh
export ECLIPSE_HOME="/usr/lib/eclipse"

\${ECLIPSE_HOME}/eclipse $*
EOF

sudo mv /tmp/eclipse /usr/bin/eclipse
sudo chmod 755 /usr/bin/eclipse

# create starter
cat <<EOF> /tmp/eclipse.desktop
[Desktop Entry]
Encoding=UTF-8
Name=Eclipse
Comment=Eclipse IDE
Exec=eclipse
Icon=/usr/lib/eclipse/icon.xpm
Terminal=false
Type=Application
Categories=GNOME;Application;Development;
StartupNotify=true
EOF

sudo mv /tmp/eclipse.desktop /usr/share/applications/eclipse.desktop
sudo chmod +r /usr/share/applications/eclipse.desktop

# configure memory
sudo sed -i 's|-Xmx384m|-Xmx1024m|g' /usr/lib/eclipse/eclipse.ini

# clean up
rm /tmp/eclipse-jee-juno-SR2-linux-gtk*.tar.gz

WindowBuilder (Java GUI creator plugin)
http://www.eclipse.org/windowbuilder/

sudo eclipse
install new software:
http://download.eclipse.org/windowbuilder/WB/release/R201209281200/4.2/

Global settings
/usr/lib/eclipse/eclipse.ini

OPTIONAL: change editor line break to 240 char
Project > Properties
Configure Worksapece Settings
Edit
Line Wraping
Maximum line widht: 240

Links
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WY9QbOdWkn0 - create Java Gui Tutorial (german)
http://code.google.com/intl/de/eclipse/docs/install-eclipse-3.5.html
http://sourceforge.net/projects/shelled/

HqEclipse

You can install the plugin using the Eclipse Update Manager:

Help > Install new Software
Work with: http://hge.javaforge.com/hgeclipse

[ OK ]
check HqEclipse
[ Next > ]
[ Next > ]
check "I accept the terms of the license agreement"
[ Finish ]
 
confirm Security Warnings dialog with [ OK ]
 
Restart your Eclipse
 
 
 
https://j2m.googlecode.com/hg/
https://hgeclipse-demo.googlecode.com/hg/
 
http://code.google.com/p/hgeclipse-demo/
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