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== Installing M1  ==  
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= Installing e4 0.13 for Juno =
  
M1 was built against the [http://download.eclipse.org/eclipse/downloads/drops/S-3.5M4-200812111908 3.5 M4 Eclipse SDK]. We recommend starting with this exact build.
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=== Installing from the repository  ===
  
# Select Help > Install New Software...
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Most recent repository always changes: Pick the most recent one from [http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/ e4 downloads].
# Click on the "Add Site..." button and enter the e4 0.9 M1 update site URL: http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/drops/S-0.9M1-200902061045/repository
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# Depending on which aspects of e4 interest you, check one or more of the following (note that source components ''only'' give you source):
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## <b>e4 Resources</b>: This will install a patch against the Eclipse Platform from the 3.5 stream, replacing the resources component with the e4 edition. The e4 version is fully backwards compatible, but contains a number of new capabilities. See the e4 New & Noteworthy document for details.
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## <b>e4 SWT</b>: This will install the ActionScript development environment which is used to generate cross-compiled SWT apps.
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## <b>e4 UI</b>: This will install the e4 UI runtime components. To be able to [[E4/UI/Running_the_demos | run the e4 photo demo]] (a RCP style application), you should check everything under the "E4 UI" category: Eclipse e4 CSS, Eclipse e4 UI, Eclipse e4 CSS Source, and Eclipse e4 UI Source. [1]
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## <b>e4 XWT</b>: This will install the declarative UI runtime and its development environment. The "E4 XWT" category contains XWT runtime and The "E4 XWT Tools" corresponds to the development environment.
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# Click Next.
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# Review the items to be installed and click Next.
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# Accept (or not!) the license terms and click Finish.
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You will be prompted to restart the Eclipse SDK after the installation. Click Yes to restart.
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#Install [http://download.eclipse.org/eclipse/downloads/drops4/R-4.2.2-201302041200/ Eclipse SDK 4.2.2]
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#Select Help &gt; Install New Software...
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#In the "Work With" field, paste http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/drops/R-0.13-201302282200/repository/
  
== Installing an M2 Integration Build ==
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===Features to Install for RCP development===
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*'''E4 Tools'''
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**'''Eclipse e4 Tools (Incubation)
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**'''E4 CSS Spy (Incubation)
  
M2 is being built on the [http://download.eclipse.org/eclipse/downloads/drops/S-3.5M5-200902021535/index.php 3.5 M5 SDK]. Take this as the base.
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= Installing e4 0.14 for Kepler  =
  
Prep: Go to the [http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads integration builds page], navigate to the desired build, then look down in the bottom right corner for "online p2 repo link". Copy the underlying URL.
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Most recent repository always changes: Pick the most recent one from [http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/ e4 downloads].
  
# Select Help > Install New Software...
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=== Installing from the repository  ===
# Click on the "Add Site..." button and paste the URL.
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# Follow the remaining instructions above in the section "Installing M1".
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== Demos ==
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#Install [http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/ Eclipse SDK 4.2.2]
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#Select Help &gt; Install New Software...
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#In the "Work With" field, select http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/drops/I20130602-2200/repository/
  
You are now ready to try out the demos:
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===Features to Install for RCP development===
* <b>Resources:</b>
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*'''E4 Tools'''
* <b>SWT:</b> Running the [[E4/SWT/Running_the_demos | cross-compile-SWT-to-Flash demos]]
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**'''Eclipse e4 Tools (Incubation)
* <b>UI:</b> Running the [[E4/UI/Running_the_photo_demo | e4 photo demo]] and the [[E4/UI/Running_CSS_demos | CSS examples ]]
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**'''E4 CSS Spy (Incubation)
* <b>XWT:</b> Running the [[E4/XWT/Running_the_demos | declarative UI demos]]
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[1] Note that the Eclipse e4 UI work also requires the EMF runtime. This will be brought in automatically.  However, if you wish to view or edit the UI model and you're not a fan of XML source editing, you will want to install the EMF SDK which provides the EMF .xmi editor. Follow "Help" -> "Install New Software..." -> "Models and Model Development" -> "EMF SDK - Eclipse Modeling Framework SDK 2.4.1", then restart Eclipse.
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=== All Features ===
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#Select the features you want to install. They are organized by category.
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##'''e4 UI''': This will install the e4 UI runtime components. To be able to [[E4/UI/Running the demos|run the e4 photo demo]] (a RCP style application), you should check everything under the "E4 UI" category: Eclipse e4 CSS, Eclipse e4 UI, Eclipse e4 CSS Source, and Eclipse e4 UI Source. [1]
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##'''e4 Tools''': Eclipse 4 workbench model tooling and an experimental 3.x bridge feature for using some Eclipse 4 capabilities in the 3.x stream.
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##'''e4 Search''': The [[E4/Search Console|Search Console]]. In addition to the framework, you can optionally install an example search provider, and the [https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=331581 compatibility feature].
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##'''e4 Language Support''': Support for writing plugins in multiple languages. It currently includes runtime support for JavaScript Bundles
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##'''e4 Resources''': Experimental work to support a resource model based on REST resource APIs
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##'''e4 Runtime''': Runtime components required by other e4 features
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##'''e4 Server''': Experimental [https://wiki.mozilla.org/Labs/Bespin Bespin] server based on e4
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##'''e4 TM''':Toolkit Model. A declarative UI runtime based on EMF
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##'''e4 XWT''': This will install the declarative UI runtime and its development environment. The "E4 XWT" feature contains XWT runtime and "E4 XWT Tools" corresponds to the development environment.  
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#Review the items to be installed and click Next.  
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#Accept (or not!) the license terms and click Finish.
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===Archive===
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[[E4/Install/Archive|E4/Install/Archive]]

Revision as of 19:12, 27 June 2013

Installing e4 0.13 for Juno

Installing from the repository

Most recent repository always changes: Pick the most recent one from e4 downloads.

  1. Install Eclipse SDK 4.2.2
  2. Select Help > Install New Software...
  3. In the "Work With" field, paste http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/drops/R-0.13-201302282200/repository/

Features to Install for RCP development

  • E4 Tools
    • Eclipse e4 Tools (Incubation)
    • E4 CSS Spy (Incubation)

Installing e4 0.14 for Kepler

Most recent repository always changes: Pick the most recent one from e4 downloads.

Installing from the repository

  1. Install Eclipse SDK 4.2.2
  2. Select Help > Install New Software...
  3. In the "Work With" field, select http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/drops/I20130602-2200/repository/

Features to Install for RCP development

  • E4 Tools
    • Eclipse e4 Tools (Incubation)
    • E4 CSS Spy (Incubation)

All Features

  1. Select the features you want to install. They are organized by category.
    1. e4 UI: This will install the e4 UI runtime components. To be able to run the e4 photo demo (a RCP style application), you should check everything under the "E4 UI" category: Eclipse e4 CSS, Eclipse e4 UI, Eclipse e4 CSS Source, and Eclipse e4 UI Source. [1]
    2. e4 Tools: Eclipse 4 workbench model tooling and an experimental 3.x bridge feature for using some Eclipse 4 capabilities in the 3.x stream.
    3. e4 Search: The Search Console. In addition to the framework, you can optionally install an example search provider, and the compatibility feature.
    4. e4 Language Support: Support for writing plugins in multiple languages. It currently includes runtime support for JavaScript Bundles
    5. e4 Resources: Experimental work to support a resource model based on REST resource APIs
    6. e4 Runtime: Runtime components required by other e4 features
    7. e4 Server: Experimental Bespin server based on e4
    8. e4 TM:Toolkit Model. A declarative UI runtime based on EMF
    9. e4 XWT: This will install the declarative UI runtime and its development environment. The "E4 XWT" feature contains XWT runtime and "E4 XWT Tools" corresponds to the development environment.
  2. Review the items to be installed and click Next.
  3. Accept (or not!) the license terms and click Finish.

Archive

E4/Install/Archive