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* The [http://eclipse.org/examples/ Examples Project] Examples of Eclipse technology in action.
 
* [[The Official Eclipse FAQs]]
 
* [[The Official Eclipse FAQs]]
 
* [http://www.eclipse.org/swt/snippets SWT Snippets] Bits of code demonstrating how to use the Standard Widget Toolkit.
 
* [http://www.eclipse.org/swt/snippets SWT Snippets] Bits of code demonstrating how to use the Standard Widget Toolkit.

Revision as of 11:09, 11 April 2011

This document provides a starting point for software developer who would like to learn about building products on Eclipse frameworks and APIs.

Getting Started

Most (but not all) technology developed by Eclipse projects are based on the Eclipse Platform. The Eclipse Platform Technical Overview whitepaper provides a good overview of the platform.

Learning about Plug-ins:

More Eclipse Plug-in resources

The Eclipse Rich Client Platform:


More Eclipse RCP resources

Important Eclipse Technology:

More Eclipse Technology resources

Other Resources:

Ask Questions

Perhaps the best way to learn about Eclipse is to ask questions. If you're not sure about where to ask a question, try the "New Comer" forum. Note that you'll have to create an account to contribute to the forum (you don't need an account to browse).

There is also a very large Eclipse contingent on Stack Overflow; tag your question with "eclipse".

This page is moderated by the EMO.