Apache Doxia Eclipse Editor Plugin

Apache Doxia Eclipse Editor Plugin is an Eclipse plugin under development. It includes several new tools to support all Apache Doxia formats in Eclipse, i.e. APT, Confluence, Simplified DocBook, FML, TWiki, XDOC and Xhtml. Moreover, it comes also with wizards.

What can Apache Doxia Eclipse Editor Plugin do for you?

This Eclipse Plugin:

  • Supports all Apache Doxia file formats
  • Shows the rendering of any Apache Doxia file directly, without running mvn site
  • Supports color and styles highlighting in the editors
  • Provides helpers to insert commonly used patterns in each format (bold, italic, monospaced, link, table)
  • Includes wizards for creating new Apache Doxia files

See the usage page for more information.

Brief History

This project was started in 2008 by Vincent Siveton (see DOXIATOOLS-8) but was never released. In August 2011, Hervé Boutemy wanted to revive the project. Benson Margulies was willing to help by making a correct Maven build using OSGi and Tycho. Here we go now.


Use the Eclipse Update Manager to install this plugin:

Go to "Help -> Install New Software... -> Work with:"

You can use the following update site from within Eclipse: eclipse.

You can also use the update site generated by ASF's Jenkins CI server to get the latest updates: