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Real-time shared editing of code in Eclipse

I came across this great video by Mustafa K. Isik.

This was recorded a couple of years ago and I'm hoping the whole idea had developed since then.

Anyway, I searched for an Eclipse plugin that supports shared editing and I quickly learned about ECF:

However, despite well documented installation, I found no help there whatsoever to start actually using the plugin. Spending some more time trying to find this information resulted in this excellent how-to article:

I really recommend seeing the video in the first link, if you haven't done so yet. And then, actually giving it a try!


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