WebDSL in Eclipse (recommended)
Use the following instructions to install the WebDSL Eclipse plugin, the plugin also contains the compiler.
Eclipse with plugin pre-installed
For quick setup, zipped eclipse installations are available with the plugin pre-installed:
Linux 64bit: http://webdsl.org/zip/eclipselinux64.zip
Mac 64bit: http://webdsl.org/zip/eclipsemac64.zip
Eclipse 3.5+ manual plugin installation
- Go to Help -> Install New Software…
- In the “Work with:” text area type:
Important: uncheck “Group items by category” to make the plugin visible (this works around a known issue)
- Check “WebDSL Editor” and press “Install”, accept the license agreement, finish the installation, and finally restart Eclipse.
- Change the eclipse.ini file to include the options
-Xss8m -Xms256m -Xmx1024m -XX:MaxPermSize=256m -serverto set a 8 MB stack size and 1024 MB of virtual memory. These options must be added below the line that contains
-vmargs. On Mac OS X the eclipse.ini file is located at
Using the Editor
see Using the Editor.