Hi All,

PyDev 3.2.0 has been released

Details on PyDev: http://pydev.org

Details on its development: http://pydev.blogspot.com

LiClipse (PyDev standalone with goodies such as support for Django Templates, Mako Templates, Html, Javascript, etc): http://brainwy.github.io/liclipse/

Release Highlights:

* **Important**: PyDev requires Eclipse 3.8 or 4.3 onwards and Java 7! For older versions, keep using PyDev 2.x.

* **General**:

    * Added option to sort imports on save.
    * Showing dialog suggesting user to customize settings in Eclipse which are more suitable for PyDev.
    * Memory improvements on situations where an OutOfMemoryError could happen.
    * Search references (Ctrl+Shift+G) when initial is on external module works (for matches in workspace).

* **Rename refactoring**:

    * Added option to rename module without updating references.
    * Bugfixes.

* **Performance**:

    * Code completion: Builtins gotten from a shell are now cached for subsequent requests.
    * Doing a full build (reindex) is faster.

* **Debugger**:

    * Improvements on stackless integration.
    * Providing a view which shows the current caught exception.
    * Providing way to ignore current caught exception.
    * Providing option to show progress on taskbar when breakpoint is hit to get the users attention (windows 7).
    * Fixed issue in while getting referrers when getting __dict__ and having an exception. 


What is PyDev?

PyDev is a plugin that enables users to use Eclipse for Python, Jython and IronPython 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 - Python Development Environment for Eclipse