June 16, 2010

Installing GWT On Ubuntu 10.04

GWT (Google Web Toolkit), is a development toolkit for building web applications.

You can have a look at the Getting Started page for a basic knowledge. Installation too is easy enough.

Pre-requisites for Installation

1. OpenJDK Development Kit (JDK) version 1.5 or later

2. Apache Ant


1. Install Eclipse or Netbeans. I am using Eclipse.

2. Install the Eclipse-plugin. Refer http://code.google.com/eclipse/docs/download.html.

3. Install the GWT SDK. Refer http://code.google.com/webtoolkit/gettingstarted.html#installing.

Getting Started With Applications

Refer to the following pages.

1. Getting Started With GWT SDK

2. GWT In Action

[Note: Install JDK, Apache Ant and Eclipse (or NetBeans) using apt-get or Synaptic Package Manager (or from Ubuntu Software Center for Ubuntu 9.10 and later).]