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ECF Committer Ken Gilmer has implemented a shared text editor in the '''org.eclipse.ecf.example.collab.editor''' plugin.
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ECF committer Ken Gilmer has implemented a shared text editor in the '''org.eclipse.ecf.example.collab.editor''' plugin.
  
First, get the plugin from anonymous CVS.  [http://www.eclipse.org/ecf/resources.html See the ECF dev resources page] for a description of how to get this plugin and the necessary dependencies.
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'''NOTE: This work has been deprecated in favor of the work on DocShare/Cola'''Please see [[DocShare_Plugin]] for further info about the recent work.
 
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# First create a text file in a project.
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# Go to eclipse preferences, team->ECF Editor Sharing.  Adjust connection parameters as necessary. (http://kengilmer.com/shared_editor/s2.jpg)
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# Right click on file and select Team -> Initiate Shared Session  (http://kengilmer.com/shared_editor/s1.jpg)
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# At this point, you have created a shared editor instanceNow others can connect.
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# Load another instance of eclipse, configure such that they point to the same server and share container names.
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# File->New->Collaboration->Shared Editor Session. (http://kengilmer.com/shared_editor/s3.jpg)
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# The dialog will now show a window asking for local container, and will list all active editor sessions.  These sessions are global to the ECF container name specified in preferences. (http://kengilmer.com/shared_editor/s4.jpg)
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# Select your file.  The editor will be created, and saved to whatever project container is specified.
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# Start typing.  You should see changes on both editors.  (http://kengilmer.com/shared_editor/s5.jpg)
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Latest revision as of 14:29, 28 October 2008

ECF committer Ken Gilmer has implemented a shared text editor in the org.eclipse.ecf.example.collab.editor plugin.

NOTE: This work has been deprecated in favor of the work on DocShare/Cola. Please see DocShare_Plugin for further info about the recent work.

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