Eclipse Plug-in for RPM development

The Eclipse Specfile Editor Plug-in for RPM development

Main features:

To help developers manage .spec files (Eclipse GUI features in editing .spec files)

including outline/quick outline view in the editor,

auto-completion, highlighting, file hyper-links, and folding.

Generating, validating specfile, generating RPM.

Import SRC

.RPM to eclipse project.

The Specfile Editor Plug-in also integrates the rpmlint tool into the Eclipse interface.

Note: rpmlint is a command-line tool that helps developers detect common RPM package errors.

RPM plugin also supports the ability to create your own repository using the createrepo command.


Need rpmlint and createrepo packages installed in your linux machine.

How to install:

In the Eclipse IDE, using the Software Updates and Add-ons menu.