sbt / sbt-eclipse   5.2.4


Plugin for sbt to create Eclipse project definitions

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Plugin for sbt to create Eclipse project definitions. Please see below for installation details and the Documentation for information about configuring sbteclipse. Information about contribution policy and license can be found below.

Installation and Basic Usage

  • Open your plugin definition file (or create one if doesn't exist). You can use either:

    • the global file (for version 0.13 and up) at ~/.sbt/SBT_VERSION/plugins/plugins.sbt
    • the project-specific file at PROJECT_DIR/project/plugins.sbt
  • Add sbteclipse to the plugin definition file:

    • Version 6.x+ will only support SBT 1.0+ when it is released. Use 5.2.4 or older for previous versions of SBT
addSbtPlugin("com.typesafe.sbteclipse" % "sbteclipse-plugin" % "5.2.4")
  • In sbt use the command eclipse to create Eclipse project files

    > eclipse

  • In Eclipse use the Import Wizard to import Existing Projects into Workspace

Contribution policy

Contributions via GitHub pull requests are gladly accepted from their original author. Before we can accept pull requests, you will need to agree to the Typesafe Contributor License Agreement online, using your GitHub account - it takes 30 seconds.


This code is open source software licensed under the Apache 2.0 License. Feel free to use it accordingly.



Maintainers must run git tag to tag a release. The release can then be pushed to bintray with sbt ^publish.