An EasyEclipse Distribution is a prepackaged release of Eclipse that is fully functional for a specific development environment. Each distribution contains everything needed to start developing code right of the box without additional downloads. For each distribution, nexB has selected a set of balanced and compatible plugins to optimize development and testing.
On Windows and Mac OS X, each distribution comes with an installer, so you can simply download, execute the installer and run ! On Linux, just untar in any directory and run from the command line.
Once you have installed a distribution, you can complement it by installing more plugins as needed.
Bare-bones Eclipse distro for experienced Java developers who are new to Eclipse.
For development of Desktop GUI applications with Swing or SWT.
For development of server-side Java applications, such as JavaServer Pages, EJBs and Web Services.
For development of Java applications for Mobile Devices, using J2ME.
For development of Eclipse Plugins.
For PHP, Python, Perl, and Ruby development with a web server and a database (see notes).
For PHP development with a database.
For Ruby and Ruby On Rails development.
For Python development.