Using Eclipse with Arduino ESP8266

Setup Arduino

See the Readme

Setup Eclipse

  • step 1

  • step 2

  • go to Window –> preferences –> Arduino

  • add as private hardware path the Part to the ESP8266

example private hardware path

Windows: C:\Users\[username]\AppData\Roaming\Arduino15\packages\esp8266\hardware
Linux: /home/[username]/.arduino15/packages/esp8266/hardware

Eclipse won’t build

if eclipse dont find the path to the Compiler add to the platform.txt after:



Note: - the path may changed, check the current version. - each update over the Arduino IDE will remove the fix - may not needed in future if Eclipse Plugin get an Update