This is a quick note to self on how to add a mercurial plugin into the Eclipse IDE.
From the toolbar in Eclipse, select Help > Install New Software
Add a the javaforge site to the list of software sites as shown.
After you’ve added the new site, select OK then the available software form that site should be displayed.
Select “MercurialEclipse” and press “Next”. You’ll be asked to install unsigned content. Hit OK, and once the installation is complete, you’ll be asked to restart eclipse. Open your project in eclipse then select the Team Synchronisation Perspective and in the Synchronize tab, hit the erm…Synchronize button:
You should now have Mercurial as an available synchronisation type.
Select Mercurial and hit “Next” and you’ll be prompted for the repository url and username and password details.