About plugins.sbt (Global plugin)

addSbtPlugin(“com.typesafe.sbteclipse” % “sbteclipse-plugin” % “5.0.1”)

I have added the this file under .sbt/plugins/plugins.sbt

I wanted to know the what is the significance of 5.0.1. I have searched in internet and followed the setup eclipse with sbt .
however, unable to understand the importance of the number “5.0.1” is this version number.? if so which application version number?

Please let me know. Thanks in Advance


It is version number of sbteclipse-plugin.

Are you familiar with maven and defining dependencies in pom.xml? This is same as that.

Thank you Durga garu. I got it now.