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how to get an open file's project name inside Eclipse [message #1817994] Wed, 04 December 2019 04:50 Go to next message
Ming Cheng is currently offline Ming ChengFriend
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Assume within Eclipse workspace, I have 2 projects and I opened a file belonging to 1 project. How to get this file's project name using java code? And if possible, how to get this project's home folder?
Re: how to get an open file's project name inside Eclipse [message #1818006 is a reply to message #1817994] Wed, 04 December 2019 07:01 Go to previous message
Ed Merks is currently offline Ed MerksFriend
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So you opened an org.eclipse.core.resources.IFile and you can call org.eclipse.core.resources.IResource.getProject() on that to get the IProject and for that you can call org.eclipse.core.resources.IResource.getName(). On any of these, you can call org.eclipse.core.resources.IResource.getLocationURI() to get the location.

You should just experiment with and read about the APIs that are available...

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