Solved

Does Aptana provide JSP debugging?

Posted on 2011-02-17
6
1,682 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
If not, is there a plugin for Aptana so that it provides JSP debugging support?
0
Comment
Question by:RobWellsMc
  • 4
  • 2
6 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:RobWellsMc
ID: 34919368
If not, then what's the recommended software program similar to Aptana that provides JSP support?
0
 
LVL 27

Expert Comment

by:rrz
ID: 34919571
The popular IDE are Netbeans and Eclipse.  
Do you know any Java already ?
0
 

Author Comment

by:RobWellsMc
ID: 34919803
I do JavaScript but not Java but YouTube allows for JavaScript programming within JSP pages.  Which version of Eclipse do you recommend?  There are several Eclipse flavors or what is the right word - should I try the JavaScript Eclipse version.

Does the JavaScript Eclipse version have the Eclipse Classic foundation under it?
0
Problems using Powershell and Active Directory?

Managing Active Directory does not always have to be complicated.  If you are spending more time trying instead of doing, then it's time to look at something else. For nearly 20 years, AD admins around the world have used one tool for day-to-day AD management: Hyena. Discover why

 
LVL 27

Accepted Solution

by:
rrz earned 500 total points
ID: 34920093
You could try
http://www.eclipse.org/home/categories/index.php?category=enterprise 
but its kind of a heavyweight.
You could also try just putting a stand alone Tomcat on your desktop. That would be easier especially if you don't know anything about Eclipse.. You could just load your JSP file into Tomcat and browse to the page.  Tomcat will show errors on the page.  
http://tomcat.apache.org/ 
It works out of the box. But if you need help, then I will provide it. Do you have the JDK already installed on your machine ? That is the first step.


0
 

Author Comment

by:RobWellsMc
ID: 34921353
I finally figured it out - I learned how to install subversion (SVN) through the Eclipse Marketplace within the Help drop down list (Eclipse program) and installed the correct WTP (Web Tools Platform) for the right Eclipse Helios version.

rrz@871311, thanks for your help, I'll award you 500 points anyways!   This was a very complicated question to answer though because of all the Eclipse Developer Builds / Packages.   Just mind boggling at first but becoming easier for me to figure out as time passes by.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:RobWellsMc
ID: 34921370
Got it figured out through my google searches, Eclipse website FAQs, Eclipse Wikis and Knowledgebase, etc.   rrz@871311 was helpful as well.  Thanks!
0

Featured Post

Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

In our object-oriented world the class is a minimal unit, a brick for constructing our applications. It is an abstraction and we know well how to use it. In well-designed software we are not usually interested in knowing how objects look in memory. …
Jaspersoft Studio is a plugin for Eclipse that lets you create reports from a datasource.  In this article, we'll go over creating a report from a default template and setting up a datasource that connects to your database.
The viewer will learn how to use NetBeans IDE 8.0 for Windows to connect to a MySQL database. Open Services Panel: Create a new connection using New Connection Wizard: Create a test database called eetutorial: Create a new test tabel called ee…
THe viewer will learn how to use NetBeans IDE 8.0 for Windows to perform CRUD operations on a MySql database.

803 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question