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From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: How to build the forrest/eclipse plugin?
Date Mon, 02 Aug 2004 12:29:44 GMT
thorsten wrote:

> Hello devs,
> how can I build and use the eclipse-plugin?

For development:

Import it as a project in Forrest (easiest way is to use the Subclipse 
SVN Browser plugin from and do a "Check out 

Select Run | Run ...

Set up a new "Run Time Workbench" configuration

Run this configuration, a new version of Forrest will start and there 
will be a Forrest menu and a couple of toolbar buttons for starting and 
stoppng forrest (firt time you run it you need to set up some 
preferences, click Window | preferences there is an option for Forrest 

If you want the plugin to start whenever you start Eclipse:

Import as above

Select File | Export

Select Deployable Plugins and Fragments and follow the wizard (easiest 
to create directory structure directly in the eclipse installation 

Restart Forrest


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