As discussed in Chapter 1, Introduction, Eclipse's user interface consists of elements called views. The following sections will introduce the main views related to Java development.
The Package Explorer view is the default view used to display a project's contents. As the name implies, it uses the package hierarchy of the project to display its classes, regardless of the actual file hierarchy. This view also displays the project's build path.
The following screenshot shows how the Package Explorer view looks:
The Java Editor is the Eclipse component that will be used to edit Java ...