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Basic Lab:

 1. Preparing Eclipse     
    1)Goto Eclipse from
    2)Choose Eclipse IDE for java Developers and download it.
    3)Unzip eclipse to c:\eclipse\Basics folder
    4)Doubleclick eclipse.exe in c:\eclipse\Basics\eclipse
    5)Workspace type ./wksp/lab
    6)Download and install SVN according the instruction at
    7)Download JUnit from and unzip it to c:\junit4.9b2.
    8)Add junit-4.9b2 to the CLASSPATH, for example: classpath=.;c:\junit4.9b2\junit-4.9b2.jar;c:\junit4.9b2
    9)Test if junit is installed correct or not by typing:
     java org.junit.runner.JUnitCore org.junit.tests.AllTests
    If it display ok (508 tests), it means junit is installed correctly.
 2. Creating your first Java project
    1)In menu, click file->new->Java project.
    2)Project name type MyFirstPrj, click finish. 
 3. Browsing Java elements using the package explorer
    In the left side of Eclipse, that is the package explorer.
    Use mouse to expend MyFirstPrj, you can see src and JRE System Library.
 4. Creating a Java class
    In package explorer, right click on src folder, and select new->class, type student, and click enter key.
    in, type the code. sample code is at
 4. Editing Java elements
 6. Renaming Java elements
 7. Moving and copying Java elements
 8. Navigate to a Java element's declaration
 9. Viewing the type Hierarchy
 10.Searching the workbench
 11.Running your programs
 12.Debugging your programs
 13.Evaluating expressions
 14.Evaluating snippets
 15.Using the Java browsing perspective
 16.Writing and running JUnit tests