Plugin Features

TeamCity integration with Eclipse provides the following features:

Installing the Plugin

The TeamCity Eclipse plugin version must correspond to the version of the TeamCity server it connects to. Connections to TeamCity servers with different versions are generally not supported.

  • P4Eclipse plugin: to enable Remote Run and Pre-tested Commit for the Perforce Version Control System. Please make sure you initialize Perforce support (for example, perform project update) after opening the project before using TeamCity Remote Run.
  • JDK 1.6-1.8 (JDK 1.8 is recommended): Eclipse must be run under JDK 1.6-1.8 for the TeamCity plugin to work.

    * [TW:Command Line Remote Run Tool] and configured mapping file to enable remote run and pre-tested commit using command line VCS queries.

To install the TeamCity plugin for Eclipse:

  1. In the top right corner of the TeamCity web UI, click the arrow next to your username, and select My Settings & Tools.
  2. Locate the TeamCity Tools section on the right.
  3. Under the Eclipse plugin header, copy the update site link URL. For example, in Internet Explorer you can right-click the link and choose Copy shortcut from the context menu.
  4. In Eclipse, click Help | Install New Software... on the main menu. The Install dialog appears.
  5. Enter the URL copied above (http://<your TeamCity Server address>/update/eclipse/) into the URL field of the new update site in Eclipse, and click Enter.
  6. Select the required features of the TeamCity Eclipse Plugin.
  7. Click the Next button and follow the installation instructions.

For detailed instructions on how to work with the plugin, refer to the TeamCity section of the Eclipse help system after the plugin installation.

See also:

Troubleshooting: Logging in TeamCity Eclipse plugin