Pydev 1.4.5 Released

Fabio Zadrozny fabiofz at
Mon Apr 13 00:34:42 CEST 2009

Hi All,

Pydev and Pydev Extensions 1.4.5 have been released

Details on Pydev Extensions:
Details on Pydev:
Details on its development:

Release Highlights in Pydev Extensions:

* Derived resources are no longer analyzed
* No longer giving spurios warnings when file being analyzed is removed

Release Highlights in Pydev:

* Better error handling in the grammar
* Code Formatter
      o Can be applied from context menu (recursively applied for folders)
      o Can trim whitespaces from the end of the lines
      o Can add new a line to the end of the file
      o Can automatically apply code-formatting on save
      o Fixed issues with unary operators and exponential
      o Fixed issues where parenthesis was lost if no closing
parenthesis was available
* Python 3.0
      o Parser supporting unicode identifiers
      o Star expr recognized
* Python 3.1 version acknowledged (and proper grammar used)
* Pydev package explorer
      o Can show working sets as top-level elements
      o Folders without are no longer shown as packages
* Interactive console
      o When waiting for user input, the prompt is not shown
      o Console initial commands compatible with Python 3.0
      o Timeout for starting console communication while the shell is
not fully initilized
      o More info is available if connection fails
* Alt+R working (mnemonics set for pydev contributed menus)
* With Ctrl+2, matches will no longer take into acount the case
* Code completion: Can get args from docstring when '*' is present
* Better heuristics for automatic insertion of "self" and "import"
* Fixed problem configuring external jars and zip files
* Launch getting interpreter from project on default config
* After a parenthesis, 'n' indentation levels may be applied (patch by
Radim Kubacki)
* .pyc files are now marked as derived (note that this will only
happen when they're changed)
* Fixed debugger issue with Jython 2.5b3
* Jython: completions working for static members access
* Hover works on Eclipse 3.2

What is PyDev?

PyDev is a plugin that enables users to use Eclipse for Python and
Jython development -- making Eclipse a first class Python IDE -- It
comes with many goodies such as code completion, syntax highlighting,
syntax analysis, refactor, debug and many others.


Fabio Zadrozny
Software Developer


Pydev Extensions

Pydev - Python Development Enviroment for Eclipse

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