- Download the Web Tools Project files for version 3.2.1 from here
- Close Eclipse
- Edit the eclipse/eclipse.ini file by adding the following lines to the end
- Extract the entire contents of the zip file into your eclipse/dropins folder. You can keep the folder structure from the zip file so you end up with eclipse/dropins/eclipse/...
- Start eclipse up again
- Open the: eclipse\configuration\org.eclipse.equinox.simpleconfigurator\bundles.info file and look for the string: org.eclipse.jst.j2ee
if you see a version greater than org.eclipse.jst.j2ee,1.1.400 then you should be good to go.
July 16, 2010
Publishing to Tomcat takes a long time on Eclipse Helios
I've you've just upgraded to Eclipse Helios and have noticed Tomcat takes a very long time to load and re-load whenever there is a change in the project, try the following steps: