Google have open sourced the “Workspace Mechanic for Eclipse” tool under version 1 of the Eclipse Public License (EPL). Google using this tool to automate maintenance of engineers’ Eclipse environments. With Mechanic, you can: Create a consistent environment for your entire company, local team, or own workspaces; Save time setting up new workspaces; Create tasks ensure your favorite new preferences are applied to all current and future workspaces. Also, this’s part of the launch of Eclipse Labs. Mechanic is a perfect candidate for Eclipse Labs, which brings power of Google Code Project Hosting to a focused Eclipse community. Today we’re providing a code-only release. Enhancements and a p2 repository are on their way,” notes Google.