Bazel vs Eclipse: What are the differences?
Bazel: Correct, reproducible, fast builds for everyone. Bazel is a build tool that builds code quickly and reliably. It is used to build the majority of Google's software, and thus it has been designed to handle build problems present in Google's development environment; Eclipse: IDE for Java EE Developers. Standard Eclipse package suited for Java and plug-in development plus adding new plugins; already includes Git, Marketplace Client, source code and developer documentation Click here to file a bug against Eclipse Platform..
Bazel and Eclipse are primarily classified as "Java Build" and "Integrated Development Environment" tools respectively.
"Fast" is the primary reason why developers consider Bazel over the competitors, whereas "Does it all" was stated as the key factor in picking Eclipse.
Bazel is an open source tool with 12.2K GitHub stars and 2K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Bazel's open source repository on GitHub.
PedidosYa, hike, and Webedia are some of the popular companies that use Eclipse, whereas Bazel is used by Square, Asana, and Google. Eclipse has a broader approval, being mentioned in 248 company stacks & 138 developers stacks; compared to Bazel, which is listed in 11 company stacks and 7 developer stacks.
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Develop and debug Java code using standard Eclipse distribution. No special plugins; standard Maven and Git integration.
Self taught : acquired knowledge or skill on one's own initiative. Platform: OSX 10.8 or later, Windows 7 & 10' Linux
I use as Java IDE for Spring. A packaged eclipse version exists. It was called STS (Spring Tool Suite).