WSO2 Enterprise Integrator (WSO2 EI) tooling provides capabilities of a complete Eclipse-based development environment for the EI. You can develop services, features and artifacts as well as manage their links and dependencies through a simplified graphical editor via WSO2 EI tooling.
There are 3 two possible methods that you can follow to install WSO2 EI tooling.
By default, some MacOS versions are shipped with JDK 1.9, which will not be compatible with WSO2 EI Tooling. Hence, you need to override it by installing Oracle JDK 1.8 and updating the folder path of the JDK 1.8 distribution in the Eclipse distribution when installing WSO2 EI Tooling.
For example, if you are using MacOS High Sierra (Version 10.13.4) with Oracle JDK 1.8.0_151, add the following properties to the
Install WSO2 EI tooling with pre-packaged Eclipse - This method uses a complete plug-in installation with pre-packaged Eclipse, so that you do not have to install Eclipse separately.
- Install WSO2 EI tooling on Eclipse Mars using the P2 URL.
The Install WSO2 EI tooling on Eclipse Mars using the P2 URL method requires you to install Eclipse Mars separately in your system, if you do not have it already.