To support programming in other languages, plugins were created as an add-on to the core Eclipse IDE. One such plugin emerged out of the Eclipse CDT project. The term ‘CDT’ stands for ‘C/C++ Development Tooling’. As the name implies, it provides a full functional integrated development environment based on the core Eclipse platform to assist in the development of projects in C and C++ programming language.’
This post describes how to update the configuration of the Eclipse CDT IDE to support successful compilation of C/C++ projects that utilize the ‘Pthread’ library.