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      Sibling products in a common source tree
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    <h1>
      Sibling products in a common source tree
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    <h3>
      Layout on file system
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    <ul>

      <li>The source files for products are laid out in one big directory that
      is version and configuration managed outside Eclipse.
      </li>
      <li>The source directory contains two siblings directories
      <i><code>Product1</code></i> and <i><code>Product2</code></i>.
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          "Layout on file system" />
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      </li>

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    <h3>
      Steps for defining corresponding projects
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      <li>
        <p>
          Click <a class="command-link" href=
          'javascript:executeCommand("org.eclipse.ui.perspectives.showPerspective(org.eclipse.ui.perspectives.showPerspective.perspectiveId=org.eclipse.jdt.ui.JavaPerspective)")'>
          <img src="PLUGINS_ROOT/org.eclipse.help/command_link.png" alt=
          "Opens the Java perspective" /> <strong>Window &gt; Open Perspective
          &gt; Other... &gt; Java</strong></a> to change to the Java
          perspective.
        </p>

      </li>
      <li>
        <p>
          Click <a class="command-link" href=
          'javascript:executeCommand("org.eclipse.ui.newWizard(newWizardId=org.eclipse.jdt.ui.wizards.JavaProjectWizard)")'>
          <img src="PLUGINS_ROOT/org.eclipse.help/command_link.png" alt=
          "Opens the New Java Project wizard" /> <strong>File &gt; New &gt;
          Other... &gt; Java Project</strong></a> to open the <strong>New Java
          Project</strong> wizard.
        </p>

      </li>
      <li>
        <p>
          Type "Product1" in the <strong>Project name</strong> field. Click
          <strong>Next</strong>.
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          "New Java Project wizard" />

        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <p>
          On the next page, Select "Product1" source folder.
        </p>
        <p>
          Click <strong>Link additional source</strong> link in
          <strong>Details</strong> pane or button <img src=
          "images/add_linked_source_to_buildpath.png" alt=
          "Link Additional Source to Project" /> in view bar.
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          "Java Project Source setup" />
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      </li>
      <li>
        <p>
          In <strong>Link Source</strong> dialog click
          <strong>Browse....</strong> and choose the
          <i><code>D:\AllProducts\Product1\JavaSourceFiles</code></i>

          directory.
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          "Link Source dialog" />
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>Click <strong>Finish</strong> to validate and close the dialog.
      </li>

      <li>
        <p>
          Your project source setup now looks as follows:
        </p>
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          "Java Project Source final setup" />
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>

        <p>
          Click <strong>Finish</strong>.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <p>
          Repeat steps 2 to 8 for "Product2".
        </p>
      </li>

      <li>
        <p>
          You now have two Java projects which respectively contain the sources
          of "Product1" and "Product2".
        </p>
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          <img src="images/qs-WorkingWithExistingLayout15.png" alt=
          "Created Java projects in Workspace" />
        </p>
      </li>
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      products in a common source tree</a>
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      <a href="../concepts/concept-java-project.htm">Java projects</a><br />

      <a href="../concepts/concept-java-views.htm">Java views</a><br />
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      <a href="../reference/ref-wizard-java-project.htm">New Java Project
      Wizard</a><br />
      <a href="../reference/views/ref-view-package-explorer.htm">Package
      Explorer View</a><br />

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