Monday, May 7, 2007

JettyLauncher - an Eclipse plug-in for Jetty

JettyLauncher - an Eclipse plug-in for Jetty

Jetty is a 100% Java HTTP Server and Servlet
Container, check it out!

JettyLauncher is, as the title suggests, a plug-in that adds support for running web application in Jetty to the Eclipse


  • Run and Debug Java Web applications directly within the Eclipse workbench (without the need
    to export a war file).
  • Get apps running quickly using built in configuration options; or
  • Retain complete control of your Jetty environment by using Jetty XML configurations
  • Support includes Jetty 5 and JettyPlus
  • Optional 3rd Party plug-in intergration makes it easy to profile your web applications (see
  • JettyLauncher documentation ships with the plugin. A static (and sometimes out of date) export
    of the docs is available here.