we have developed synchronized projects for C/C++ and Fortran as part of PTP
(http://wiki.eclipse.org/PTP/sync-projects). It uses GIT in the background,
to always keep the local project folder in sync with a remote directory. For
the compiler languages the sync is integrated with the build
to guarantee that every sync is finished before the build starts. This
allows relative stemless remote development.
We have had users voicing interest in support for Python. Are you interested
in supporting remote development with PyDev? I would assume that integrating
PTP-Sync-projects with PyDev should relatively little work and we would
probably be able to do this integration on our side. But in case you are
interested in this, working together would speed this up significantly.
Please let us know whether you have interest in this feature and would be
interested to work with us on adding it.
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