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Eclipse Auto Complete Templates for ATG

Eclipse has an often under-utilized feature called Templates. You’ve probably used the built in templates when Eclipse auto-completes for loops or try-catch blocks, etc… However, you can create your own templates for commonly used chunks of code. This can save you a lot of time, and more importantly can facilitate you writing […]

By |September 2nd, 2009|Java|4 Comments

“No repository found containing” Error when update Eclipse

A couple of days ago I started having issues updating my Eclipse plugins. I’d get a “No repository found containing” error for several of the repositories that it was trying to update from. Here is a quick fix:

  1. Go to Help->Software Updates, then select the Available Software tab and click the Manage Sites button
  2. Use […]
By |April 21st, 2009|General|59 Comments

Why I Love Having 8 Gigs of RAM

I recently upgraded my primary computer from a 15″ MacBookPro with 4 GB of RAM to a 17″ MacBookPro with 8 GB of RAM. That probably sounds gratuitous. Here’s why it’s not:

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I’m currently running:

  • Mac OS 10.5.6
  • Adium (IM chat client)
  • Mail.app (e-mail client)
  • iCal (calendar application)
  • iTunes (music)
  • OmniFocus […]
By |March 17th, 2009|Apple|0 Comments

Eclipse, Subversion, and SSH_OPEN_ADMINISTRATIVELY_PROHIBITED

If you use the Subclipse plugin to access subversion repositories from Eclipse using the ssh+svn protocol, you may see errors like this:

SSH_OPEN_ADMINISTRATIVELY_PROHIBITED

when you try to do too many things at once.

When I tried switching to JavaHL instead of SVNKit, I got different errors, so that was out.

Adding this line to my eclipse.ini file fixed it […]

By |November 19th, 2008|General|0 Comments

Eclipse StartOnFirstThread Error (and fix!)

This appears to be an issue with the JVM under Leopard (Mac OS X 10.5), but I started getting the following error within Eclipse when using the ResourceBundleEditor plugin:

StartOnFirstThread Error Message

It also apparently happens with other plugins/apps and is an issue with the AWT kit in the new JVM. After pouring […]

By |January 24th, 2008|Apple, Java|4 Comments