A Magento plugin for Eclipse and Zend Studio

Magento has now its own dedicated eclipse / Zend studio plugin!

This plugin

  • enable auto-completion without require to add the /* @var */ tag.
  • Provide a module creator

It require for now

  • Eclipse 3.6 or higher with PDT 2.2.0 or higher
  • Zend Studio 7 or higher

For now, it’s a 1.0.2 version

Eclipse Magento plugin installation

Just add the repository location (for now http://magento-plugin.googlecode.com/svn/update_site) to yours software update sites in the help > install new software menu and then install plugin

When your plugin has been installed, just activate the Magento support to your module by a rick click on your project > Magento plugin > Add Magento nature

Firsts usage feedbacks

I like the module creator. it generate only the required elements to have a required module. The classic coding conventions are used. Yes for now it’s minimalist, but this first release is promising