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Get a command prompt on any Eclipse project

Get a command prompt on any Eclipse project


A very little trick that allow you to quickly run any operation involving a DOS command on an Eclipse project. Go to the external launcher, and create a new configuration.

This trick may be useful for running your Maven set of command without any dependencies to M2Eclipse.



Location:  {ENV_VAR:COMSPEC}
Working Directory: {project_loc}


Returns the value of an environment variable. An environment variable name must be specified as an argument.


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Cédric Walter

I worked with various Insurances companies across Switzerland on online applications handling billion premium volumes. I love to continuously spark my creativity in many different and challenging open-source projects fueled by my great passion for innovation and blockchain technology.In my technical role as a senior software engineer and Blockchain consultant, I help to define and implement innovative solutions in the scope of both blockchain and traditional products, solutions, and services. I can support the full spectrum of software development activities, starting from analyzing ideas and business cases and up to the production deployment of the solutions.I'm the Founder and CEO of Disruptr GmbH.