Eclipse Adding License To Source Files

Eclipse provides a good tool for applies copy right headers to source files, it can also replace one ones if the file already contain a copyright header.

The tool can be installed from the eclipse update site and is called:

  • Eclipse Releng Tools
Another tool which might be useful is: Eclipse Copyright Generator, it can be installed from the updatesite:
The latter plugin adds
  • a new Panel in the preferences (global or project based) with:¬†Menu > Windows > Preferences > General > Copyright.
  • a Menu¬†Menu > Project > Apply Copyright…
  • a realy nice Wizard with a lot of options and some default template for Open-Source licence (Apache, EPL, …)

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