In order to turn your development environment very much fast and easy, we offer two tools for helping setting up projects since creation to deploy to devices. These tools are: i) TotalCross VS Code Plugin and ii) TotalCross CLI Tool. As we you know each developer has his/her favorite IDE we provide, besides the plugin for VS Code, a CLI Tool that can be used with any Java IDE i.e., IntelIJ, Eclipse, Netbeans and VS Code as well. Thus chose on one of the options bellow to get your development environment set up.
Installing our CLI tool is pretty simple, you just have to get Node.js installed in your machine an then type in your terminal:
npm install -g totalcross-cli
The easiest way to install Visual Studio Code for Debian / Ubuntu based distributions by opening the .deb package via Software Center GUI. If your distribution is debian based download your VS Code .deb Package in https://code.visualstudio.com/Download and install it. If you prefer to install using your terminal, type the command:
sudo apt-get install code
For more information access: https://code.visualstudio.com/docs/setup/linux
Download Visual Studio Code installer from the site: https://code.visualstudio.com/Download and double-click on the downloaded archive to expand the contents. In the next step drag Visual Studio Code.app to the Applications folder, making it available in the Launchpad and add VS Code to your Dock by right-clicking on the icon and choosing Options Keep in Doc.
For more information access: https://code.visualstudio.com/docs/setup/mac
Open VS Code and go to Extensions.
Type in the TotalCross search bar.