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Eclipse Update site for IBM WebSphere Application Server Community Edition

Welcome to the Eclipse Update Site, which contains the features and plug-in versions for IBM WebSphere Application Server Community Edition project releases, published in the form expected by the Eclipse Update Manager.

Note: This site contains both the new 3.0 Eclipse plugin as well as the old 2.1, 2.0 and 1.1 Eclipse plugins. The rest of this page describes the new 3.0 Eclipse plugin.

The new 3.0 Eclipse plugin supports WASCE 2.0, 2.1 and 3.0 servers. While not officially supported, it can be used with Apache Geronimo 2.0.x, 2.1.x and 3.0.x servers. The plugin will download the WASCE servers from this site. Apache Geronimo servers must be downloaded separately. See the Apache Geronimo Download site.

The Eclipse platform is required: specifically the Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers, Juno (4.2.x).

Feature Version
Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers Juno (4.2.x)
Test & Performance Tools Platform (TPTP)
* required for JEE Profiling feature only.

To use this update site in your existing installation of Eclipse, add the following URL as a remote update site in your update manager -


See Eclipse Help for general information about using Update Manager.

Tip: Any time you add a new update site, export your bookmark files from the "add a site" dialog. Having an exported copy will make it easier to re-create your development environment.

Note: For users who can not use the Eclipse Update Manager to install code from the Internet due to firewall or proxy restrictions, you can download

The TPTPrules.zip package provides a set of TPTP rules that can be used to analyze the portability of your applications.

For help with WASCE and the WTP server adapter or for additional product downloads and articles, please visit our IBM developerWorks site.


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