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It provides powerful tools for exploring, understanding, and refactoring your code. PyDev was purchased by Aptana and folded into Aptana Studio. Aptana can be installed as a seperate download, or as an Eclipse plugin.

For convenience we will download the whole application. When it starts up, Aptana will ask you what folder you want to use as a workspace. The default is not very good, as its name contains spaces:.

You can tell Aptana to remember this workspace if you like. The first time you start Apatana Studio, you will get a frightening-looking error message, complaining that libjpeg. To display the splash screen requires a JPEG graphic handling library that we have not installed. Click OK, and Eclipse will ask if you want to exit. Say yes, wait for Eclipse to exit, then launch it again. You will only see this error message the first time; thereafter, launch will be error-free.


This bug can be avoided entirely by installing libjpeg However this is not strictly necessary, as the bug does not damage anything, and appears only the first time a new Apatana installation socumentation run. To install wptana plugin in Eclipse, choose Install Aptwna Software Once you have added the plugin repository, check the box of the plugin you want to install.

Normally Eclipse will want to restart itself after a new plugin has been installed. Vrapper is an Eclipse plugin providing VI-keys support. Only install this plugin if you are certain you want it.

Eclipse refers to collections of windows views in Eclipse terminology and their arrangement on screen as a perspective. There is a Python perspective available, pre-configured with the views one typically wants while working on Python code. docunentation

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You can select the Python perspective by going to the perspective menu – it is in the upper right corner of the window, and looks like a ddocumentation with a plus sign.


Unfortunately, Aptana is not aware of virtual environments by default.

This can be worked around by manually configuring Aptana to use the Python interpreter from the virtual environment. We will configure the interpreter in the course of starting a new project below.

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Start a new project by clicking on the new project menu – it looks like a window with a plus sign – documemtation the upper left corner of the window. A new project dialog will appear.

A select file dialog will open; go to your home folder. Your new project will now be visible in the Project Explorer view.

The default is not very good, as its name contains spaces: You will now be in the Python perspective. Click OK, and you will return to the Select Interpreter dialog, which will look like this: Read the Docs v: