Roku Developer Program

Developers and content creators—a complete solution for growing an audience directly.
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
RENJITHVR4
Level 7

Right version of eclipse for Brightscript?

Hi, friends, I'm new to BrightScript. so I found eclipse is the recommended IDE for BrightScript development. But unfortunately, I cannot make zip and showing an error "Eclipse Brightscript Deployment error" . From this discussion, I found that Eclipse 4.5.2 is good . But again it is not working for me.

Details of java

openjdk version "1.8.0_91"
OpenJDK Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_91-8u91-b14-0ubuntu4~16.04.1-b14)
OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.91-b14, mixed mode)


So can you please suggest me, which is the right Eclipse version. Now i have different versions of eclipse from Kepler to Neon. Also, how can I compile BrightScript by using the terminal? Can I use the terminal by connecting telnet?

Thank you.
0 Kudos
2 Replies
RENJITHVR4
Level 7

Re: Right version of eclipse for Brightscript?

Finally , I have found the solution.
The new plugin required Eclipse 4.5 (Mars) as a minimum, DLTK 5, and Java 8.

Download Eclipse Mars (4.5). And from the documentation. They are saying

If you are trying to run on eclipse 3.7 Indigo or later, you will have to add a couple of other update sites to get the DLTK 2.0 dependencies automatically resolved. These update sites are:http://download.eclipse.org/modeling/emf/updates/releases/ and http://download.eclipse.org/technology/dltk/updates/


But for the new version of brightscript we need DLTK 5. Not just DLTK 2.0. if you follow
http://download.eclipse.org/technology/dltk/updates/
,You will get only DLTK 2.0.But we need minimum DLTK 5. so go to http://www.eclipse.org/dltk/. Select DLTK above 5 and use the URL in eclipse . Install it and try.
0 Kudos
Highlighted
knuckle
Level 7

Re: Right version of eclipse for Brightscript?

while your input is appreciated I think this discussion would be better served here viewforum.php?f=34

Thanks for posting
ROKU 3 4114AT076252
ROKU 2 LT 16A182002191
ROKU 2 LT #2 16A19K025194
ROKU HD 18D2CP067635
Roku TV 2N002P050587 2WE012050587
ROKU HDMI STICK 5S35CF000124
Roku Express + YU000X236772
all running wireless on a Technicolor C2000T
0 Kudos