This documentation is for WSO2 API Manager 2.1.0. View documentation for the latest release.

All docs This doc
Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata

You are viewing an old version of this page. View the current version.

Compare with Current View Page History

« Previous Version 3 Next »

The API Manager tooling plug-in gives the capabilities of a complete Eclipse-based development environment for the API Manager. You can develop services, features, and artifacts, and manage their links and dependencies through a simplified graphical editor.

You can install multiple WSO2 product tooling plug-ins on top of the same Eclipse instance.

There are 3 possible methods you can use to install the tooling plug-in.

Install the plug-in with pre-packaged Eclipse

On the API Manager product page, click Download, click Download Tooling and then click on the respective link under full distribution to download the distribution according to your operating system under the Eclipse JavaEE Mars + API Manager Tooling 2.1.0 section.

Install the plug-in on Eclipse Mars using the P2 URL

  1. Make sure you have Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers (Mars 2) installed.
  2. Open Eclipse and click Help > Install New Software.
  3. Click Add in the dialog box that appears.
  4. Add the repository by entering APIM Tool as the name and http://product-dist.wso2.com/p2/developer-studio-kernel/4.1.0/apim-tools/releases/2.1.0/ as the location and click OK.
  5. Select the WSO2 API Manager Tools check box and click Next.

    If you are using a fresh instance of Eclipse with no other WSO2 product tooling plug-ins installed, you need to select the Developer Studio check boxes as well.

  6. Review the items to be installed and click Next.

  7. Read and accept the license agreements and click Finish.

  8. If a security warning appears saying that the authenticity or validity of the software cannot be established, click OK.

  9. Restart Eclipse to complete the installation.

Install the plug-in on Eclipse Mars using the P2 .zip file

  1. Make sure you have Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers (Mars 2) installed. 
  2. On the API Manager product page, click Download, click Download Tooling, and then click Download Plugins to download the P2 .zip file.
  3. Open Eclipse and click Help > Install New Software.
  4. On the dialog box that appears, click Add.
  5. Give APIM Tool as the name and click Archive.
  6. Navigate to the downloaded .zip file and click OK.
  7. Select all the check boxes and click Next.
  8. Read and accept the license agreements and click Finish.

  9. If a security warning appears saying that the authenticity or validity of the software cannot be established, click OK.

  10. Restart Eclipse to complete the installation.
  • No labels