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Installing any or all of the projects and components within the [[Modeling Project]] is easy.  
 
Installing any or all of the projects and components within the [[Modeling Project]] is easy.  
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== Install a JVM ==
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* Regardless of your operating system, you will need to install some Java virtual machine.
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:* If using Windows, you may already have one installed, but upgrading won't hurt.
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:* If using Linux, [[IRC_FAQ#I_just_installed_Eclipse_on_Linux.2C_but_it_does_not_start._What_is_the_problem.3F | read this]].
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* Consider an [http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/index.html IBM JDK] or a [http://java.sun.com/javase/downloads/index.jsp Sun JDK]. See below for minimum requirements.
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== Eclipse 3.3 / Europa ==
 
== Eclipse 3.3 / Europa ==
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* [[#Install a JVM | Install a JDK or JRE]] -- minimum required level is 5.0.
  
 
* Download an [http://download.eclipse.org/eclipse/downloads/ Eclipse SDK or Runtime Binary] or [http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/ Europa EPP Bundle], then unpack it and [[IRC_FAQ#How_do_I_start_Eclipse.3F | start it up]].
 
* Download an [http://download.eclipse.org/eclipse/downloads/ Eclipse SDK or Runtime Binary] or [http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/ Europa EPP Bundle], then unpack it and [[IRC_FAQ#How_do_I_start_Eclipse.3F | start it up]].
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* Click the 'Select Required' button to resolve missing dependencies.
 
* Click the 'Select Required' button to resolve missing dependencies.
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* Install. Restart. Enjoy.
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== Eclipse 3.2 / Callisto ==
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* [[#Install a JVM | Install a JDK or JRE]] -- minimum required level is 1.4.2.
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* Download an [http://download.eclipse.org/eclipse/downloads/ Eclipse SDK or Runtime Binary], then unpack it and [[IRC_FAQ#How_do_I_start_Eclipse.3F | start it up]].
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* Start [[IRC_FAQ#What_is_the_Update_Manager.3F | Update Manager]].
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<table><tr><td>
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Help > Software Updates > Find and Install... >
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  (*) Search for new features > Next >
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  New Remote Site > (add the new site: http://download.eclipse.org/callisto/releases/site.xml) >
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  New Remote Site > (add other site(s)) > Finish
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</td></tr></table>
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* Select the projects &/or components you want to install.
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* Expand any sites from which you plan to install features or from which you need to resolve dependencies.
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* Click the 'Select Required' button to resolve missing dependencies.
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:* If it does not work, you will have to manually select dependencies.
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::* If '''that''' doesn't work, start over, but add more update sites. Can't find a given dependency? Try [[IRC_FAQ#Where_can_I_get_a_list_of_all_the_Eclipse_projects.3F | here]] or [[IRC_FAQ#Where_can_I_get_project_XYZ.3F | here]].
  
 
* Install. Restart. Enjoy.
 
* Install. Restart. Enjoy.

Revision as of 17:06, 25 October 2007

Installing any or all of the projects and components within the Modeling Project is easy.

Install a JVM

  • Regardless of your operating system, you will need to install some Java virtual machine.
  • If using Windows, you may already have one installed, but upgrading won't hurt.
  • If using Linux, read this.
  • Consider an IBM JDK or a Sun JDK. See below for minimum requirements.


Eclipse 3.3 / Europa

Help > Software Updates > Find and Install... > 
  (*) Search for new features > Next > 
  [x] Europa Discovery Site > Finish
  • Select the projects &/or components you want to install, or pick the whole 'Models and Modeling Category'.
  • Click the 'Select Required' button to resolve missing dependencies.
  • Install. Restart. Enjoy.


Eclipse 3.2 / Callisto

Help > Software Updates > Find and Install... > 
  (*) Search for new features > Next > 
  New Remote Site > (add the new site: http://download.eclipse.org/callisto/releases/site.xml) > 
  New Remote Site > (add other site(s)) > Finish
  • Select the projects &/or components you want to install.
  • Expand any sites from which you plan to install features or from which you need to resolve dependencies.
  • Click the 'Select Required' button to resolve missing dependencies.
  • If it does not work, you will have to manually select dependencies.
  • If that doesn't work, start over, but add more update sites. Can't find a given dependency? Try here or here.
  • Install. Restart. Enjoy.