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Subject svn commit: rev 35586 - forrest/trunk/scratchpad/eclipsePlugin
Date Mon, 02 Aug 2004 12:42:44 GMT
Author: rgardler
Date: Mon Aug  2 05:42:44 2004
New Revision: 35586

simple installation instructions - at least they are a start ;-)

Added: forrest/trunk/scratchpad/eclipsePlugin/readme.txt
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+This is a plugin for Eclipse. It provides some basic funtionality for Forrest
+within Eclipse such as starting and stopping a local version of Forrest.
+To use the plugin you need to install it 
+For Development
+If you want to help develop this plugin you need to import it as a project in
+Elipse, the easiest way is to use the Subclipse  SVN Browser plugin from 
+ and do a "Check out as...")
+- Select Run | Run ...
+- Set up a new "Run Time Workbench" configration for the plugin
+- Run this configuration, a new version of Eclipse 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 there.
+For General Use
+If you want the plugin to start whenever you start Eclipse you need to 
+build and deploy the plugin:
+- 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 Eclipse
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