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This page contains information about the MAT web site http://www.eclipse.org/mat/ - where the source is, how to make updates, etc...
The MAT Website resides in Git.
Setting up the Tools
To work with Git in Eclipse, you'll need to install (if not available already) the EGit tools from
A detailed EGit user guide is available here: EGit/User Guide
For the ssh communication, you will need to setup a key. Follow the guide Git#Setting up ssh keys
The following resources can be useful to properly configure your environment:
- Introduction Git#Committers_new_to_Git
- Setup your user/e-mail Platform-releng/Git Workflows#Configure the workspace
Get the MAT Website Git Repository
MAT Website repository moved to GitHub: https://github.com/eclipse/mat-website
The content of the master branch is displayed on the website. See Project Websites for more details such as changes taking up to 5 minutes to be copied to the live website.
Import the project
There is one general project for the website content. Once you cloned the repository you can import the project.
Well, there is nothing specific for MAT. Once you have cloned the repository and imported the project in the IDE, you can make local changes and commit them locally. Before committing, be sure the have properly set the user/e-mail (see above).
Once you think the changes are ready to be put on the website, push your changes. The new content will be visible on the website in a few minutes.