Patching in Eclipse Galileo

Learn to apply and share changes

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Nathan Good

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: November 03, 2009

Eclipse Galileo includes new features for applying patches, including the ability to copy a patch to the clipboard and paste it directly into the Project Explorer. This article introduces this and provides an overview of the method for creating and applying patches, and includes an overview of the patch format used by Eclipse.

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Zone=Open source, Java development
ArticleTitle=Patching in Eclipse Galileo