Tag: eclipse

This compilation unit is not on the build path of a Java project

When I try to use ctrl+space this error is shown: This compilation unit is not on the build path of a Java project. I see that there are similar topics but my work environment is Eclipse and i pull my project from Git (I import project as general project) and i use Apache Ant. Can […]

Can't add new file to repository in EGit

I’m using EGit with Eclipse Juno. I worked with a local repository and the world was good. Even adding a GitHub repository seemed to be fine. I added it to my local repository under “Remotes”, so I can easily push commits to github. But after a while, I noticed that no new files are added […]

How to configure Eclipse EGit to use custom proxy settings?

I’m behind a corporate firewall, so most of the time (e.g. Eclipse updates) I want to be going through a proxy. However, the servers I pull from in Git are all internal. I currently have to change my proxy settings every time I switch, but I’d like to set it up so that EGit uses […]

How to git merge squash in Eclipse

Sometimes I need to merge squash from Eclipse. I know I can do it in command line, but it will be really useful to have graphic option integrated in Eclipse. Do you know how to do it?

Eclipse Git keyword expansion

I need to to update my source code revision keywords (@version, @date, etc) every time I am checking out the source to the git-hub server. As you might know: The main problem with this in Git is that you can’t modify a file with information about the commit after you’ve committed, because Git checksums the […]

EGit couldn't detect the installation path “gitPrefix” of native Git

How to fix this problem? Warning: EGit couldn’t detect the installation path “gitPrefix” of native Git. Hence EGit can’t respect system level Git settings which might be configured in ${gitPrefix}/etc/gitconfig under the native Git installation directory.

Managing Android project using Git and Eclipse

I believe I have a very common problem that affects developers with multiple versions of their apps (in my case I have two: paid one and a free one). To manage both versions I use the same git project with 2 different branches: free and paid However my source code package names differ from each […]

importing a project into eclipse using egit

I am trying to import this project into eclipse using the egit plugin. I have been using this tutorial to learn how. But the problem is figuring out what to enter into the dialog box within eclipse. Neither of the links above provide adequate information about that. I am including a picture of the eclipse […]

Eclipse EGIT: Current branch not configred for pull

I am working on a tilebased RPG with a friend of mine who has to go away for weeks and we decided it was time to use version control/git. I am starting to regret that. After a few hours we managed to get it working to the point where: I create a repository on github, […]

Compatibility of EGit – or are there alternatives?

I’m developing with Eclipse and managing my repositories with git and gitorious. Until now, I used git on the command line. I’ve looked around for a way to integrate git into Eclipse and found EGit. This has also been asked on SO two years ago. But as EGit uses JGit, a git clone written in […]

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