Category Archives: Eclipse IDE

Eclipse windows ndk-build

Trying to setup ndk-build compile on my Windows machine using Eclipse and kept running into this error: Error: Program “ndk-build” is not found in PATH Couldn’t figure out why that was not working since it’s in my PATH and works … Continue reading

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Eclipse Tip: Poping up argument dialog box when run/debug

Learned this neat tip that makes it easier to set arguments when run/debugging. Currently: Arguments needs to be set in the Run/Debug launch configuration.  If you need to change  arguments, it’s a bit painful to need to go to the … Continue reading

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QNX Momentics IDE setting

What I’ve noticed in the QNX Momentics IDE is that after I edit a C file and then try and run the program, there is no prompt to rebuild the program.  Pretty annoying. To Fix this: Goto Window->Preferences->Run/Debug->Launching Click on the … Continue reading

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Eclipse: Neat Shortcuts

From an interaction with Erich Styger: To get a List of keyboard shortcuts: CTRL+SHIFT+L To search for a keyboard shortcut: CTRL+3 To Switch between files in Editor: CTRL+F6 (I like this better) or CTRL+E

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Eclipse: Memory/JVM Optimizations (.eclipse.ini)

Found a helpful post for setting your Eclipse IDE environment. Eclipse is a big memory hog so you can increase Eclipse’s memory setting in the [eclipse path]/.eclipse.ini file. Here is what I change/add: According to blog.normation.com PermSize controls the size … Continue reading

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Eclipse Shortcut: Open any file quickly without browsing for it (Ctrl + Shift + R)

I was watching Google IO videos and wondering how they could search and open file without using the package explorer. Turns out they were using this shortcut to find and open files. It’s really handy when you know the name … Continue reading

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