Magento has now its own dedicated eclipse / Zend studio 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