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Xtext/Workspace Setup

Here's how to set up your workspace for developing Xtext.

  1. Download and install Eclipse Galileo M5 (Eclipse 3.5M5) - download
  2. Download ANTLR from the itemis FTP server and place it in your dropins folder - download
  3. Start Eclipse
  4. Open the installation dialog (Help -> Install new software...)
  5. select the following features for installation:
    1. EMF SDK 2.4.1
    2. EMF Compare 0.8.1
    3. UML 2 End-User Features 2.2.1
    4. (optional, but recommended) Mylyn
      1. Mylyn Bridge: Eclipse IDE
      2. Mylyn Bridge: Java Development
      3. Mylyn Bridge: Plug-in Development
      4. Mylyn Bridge: Team Support
      5. Mylyn Connector: Bugzilla
      6. Mylyn Focused UI
      7. Mylyn Task List
  6. Quit Eclipse
  7. Download and dropin Xpand 0.7.0M5 - download
  8. Download and dropin MWE 0.7.0M5 - download
  9. Start Eclipse
  10. Make sure you use ISO-8859-1 as default text file encoding (Preferences -> Workspace -> Text file encoding -> Other = ISO-8859-1
  11. Download and import the Xtext Team Project set file into your workspace. For details, please refer to Xtext_Repository_Details

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