Setup-Eclipse is a tool develloped by Eike Stepper for the CDO users/contributors. Ed Merks contributed the configuration for EMF and now more projets have followed.
Using the Tool
The installer comes with a help page. For the moment, there's no authoring guide.
Just download, unzip and start the installer: Setup-***.zip and Setup-***.properties
Not exhaustive list of features:
- Provisioning correct set of plugins in the Eclipse IDE.
- Binding Git repos (incl. personal gerrit push URL).
- Checking out projects.
- Setting workspace preferences.
- Configuring Dynamic Working set.
- Keeping in Sync project preferences files.
The configuration is model driven, with the possibility to customize a lot for each project/each branch/each user…
Link to the opened bugs of the project.