Installing Ceylon IDE
The M5 release of the Ceylon IDE is available from our Eclipse plugin update site. Note that the version of the Ceylon compiler embedded in this release is compatible with the Ceylon M5 “Nesa Pong” command line tools.
Installing from the update site
Here's what you need to do to install the IDE:
- Start with a clean install of Eclipse 3.7 Indigo or
of Eclipse 4.2 Juno running on Java 7. Mac OS users
must install Juno and make Java 7 the default virtual machine
Java Preferencesapplication located in
/Applications/Utilities. Other OSes can follow the information about selecting the JVM in the eclipse.ini if needed.
- Go to
Help > Install New Software ....
- Enter the URL http://ceylon-lang.org/eclipse/updatesite/
Work Withfield and hit Enter.
Select Alland then
- Wait while Eclipse installs the Ceylon plugin, and then restart Eclipse when prompted.
- Go to
Help > Welcome to Ceylonto get started.
Installing from the development (unstable) update site
If you want to try the latest build of the IDE before it is released, you have to use the development update site:
Beware that this is an unstable and unfinished version.