Skip to main content

Eclipse Community Forums
Forum Search:

Search      Help    Register    Login    Home
Home » Eclipse Projects » Platform - User Assistance (UA) » Multiple help plugin directories for workbench and standalone help
Multiple help plugin directories for workbench and standalone help [message #614427] Tue, 10 June 2008 23:50
Eclipse UserFriend
Originally posted by:


I would like to have documentation content plugins in multiple separate
directories, with one or more specified at startup in order to have the
help system display different subsets of online help for different
products. I'd like to use the same Eclipse distribution for both workbench
help and standalone help.

I thought the "links" directory would allow me to set up multiple
locations for help plugins, but from my testing it seems that links are
not recognized by the standalone help system. Even if links worked I'd
prefer a startup parameter to specify the plugin locations rather than a

Currently we are using Eclipse 3.3, but will probably be migrating to
Eclipse 3.4. Can you suggest a way to provide access to different subsets
of help plugins that will work with both the workbench and standalone


Previous Topic:Running an infocenter as a pure OSGi bundle
Next Topic:Eclipse 3.4 - .war deployment of a standalone help system
Goto Forum:

Current Time: Mon Jun 25 10:30:22 GMT 2018

Powered by FUDForum. Page generated in 0.01435 seconds
.:: Contact :: Home ::.

Powered by: FUDforum 3.0.2.
Copyright ©2001-2010 FUDforum Bulletin Board Software

Back to the top