This document explains how WSO2 Developer Studio should be installed in to Eclipse.
IntroductionWSO2 Developer Studio is a fully tooling environment which facilitate you to develop, test, debug and deploy WSO2 Carbon Artifacts.
Download and Install (Offline Installation)We assume you have already downloaded WSO2 Developer Studio binary distribution from the download page and you are using Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers.
If you download WSO2 Developer Studio With Dependencies version, you can go ahead with the Offline Installation.
Latest Developer Studio release includes several third party Eclipse plugins.
Next click on the button Add to add the WSO2 Eclipse IDE Tools P2 Repo
If you have already downloaded the WSO2 Developer Studio binary distribution select the downloaded ZIP archive from the file system by clicking on the Archive button.
If you wish to install tools online type the update site url http://dist.wso2.org/p2/developer-studio/releases/2.0.1
to add the site.
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
Then click on Next on the wizard page which allows you to review the the items to be installed.
Click Next and then accept the license agreement and click Finish .
Accept the security warning while installation.
When the installation is done, it will ask to restart the workspace.
Once Eclipse is reloaded, you will see that the Welcome page has been updated with WSO2 Developer Studio related links.
If you click on Open Dashboard link, you will see all the project types and samples that are available with WSO2 Developer Studio.
Same options are available if you click on the Developer Studio top menu item.
If you go to Fie -> New -> Other , you will see a category called WSO2 where it lists all the features that are available with WSO2 Developer Studio.
Now you have successfully installed WSO2 Developer Studio.
For online installation of all the WSO2 Eclipse Tools use the update site url: http://dist.wso2.org/p2/developer-studio/releases/2.0.1
Start Eclipse and Go to Help -> Install New Software .
Click Add and point update site url as below. Then click OK.
It will list all the features available with WSO2 Developer Studio.
Choose the features you want to install and follow the same steps as listed above in offline installation.
Install on top of Carbon Studio 1.0.x family
If your Eclipse Instance has Carbon Studio 1.0.x installed, before installing WSO2 Developer Studio 2.0.1, you have to remove Carbon Studio 1.0.x features.
To remove 1.0.x related features, go to Help -> About Eclipse.
Click on Installation Details button. Now you will see that all the installed features are listed.
Select all the features related to Carbon Studio 1.0.x family, and select Uninstall....
Confirm the features to be un-installed by click Finish.
Once the un-installation is completed, restart the eclipse instance. Now you have successfully un-installed Carbon Studio 1.0.x features.
Now follow the steps in Download and Install (Offline Installation) to install Developer Studio 2.0.1 features.