Installation Guide

This document explains how WSO2 Carbon Studio should be installed in to Eclipse.

Content

Introduction

WSO2 Carbon Studio is a fully tooling environment which facilitate you to develop, test, deploy and test WSO2 Carbon Artifacts.

Prerequisites

Java Runtime Environment 1.6 (For instructions on setting up the JRE in different operating systems, visithttp://java.sun.com)
IDE Eclipse WTP 3.1.0 or higher (If you are planing to install offline, we recommand you to use Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers)
WSO2 Carbon Studio 1.0.9
WSO2 Carbon Server 3.0.1 or later
Disk Space Approximately 100MB

Download and Install (Offline Installation)

We assume you have already downloaded WSO2 Carbon Studio binary distribution from the download page and you are using Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers.

Latest Carbon Studio release includes several third party Eclipse plugins.

Start Eclipse and Go to Help -> Install New Software .



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Next click on the button Add to add the WSO2 Eclipse IDE Tools P2 Repo





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If you have already downloaded the WSO2 Carbon Studio binary distribution select the downloaded ZIP archive from the file system by clicking on the Archive button.





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If you wish to install tools online type the update site url http://dist.wso2.org/p2/carbon-studio/releases/1.0.9

Click OK to add the site.





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If you want you may uncheck/untick Contact all update sites during install to find required software to stop Eclipse from installing updates of existing eclispe features

Note: Sometimes you may have to leave the check box ticked/checked in case the Eclipse distribution you are using is missing some of the WTP features required for the Carbon Studio Features



Select WSO2 Carbon Studio Feature from the list or select all the features Then click on the button Next

Then click on Next on the wizard page which allows you to review the the items to be installed.





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Click Next and then accept the license agreement and click Finish .





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When the installation is done, it will ask to restart the workspace.

Once Eclipse is reloaded, go to Fie -> New -> Other and you will see a category called WSO2.





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Now you have successfully installed WSO2 Carbon Studio.

Online installation

For online installation of all the WSO2 Eclipse Tools use the update site url: http://dist.wso2.org/p2/carbon-studio/releases/1.0.9/

Start Eclipse and Go to Help -> Install New Software .





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Click Add and point update site url as below. Then click OK.





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It will list all the features available with WSO2 Carbon Studio.





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Choose the features you want to install and follow the same steps as listed above in offline installation.