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From "Luciano Resende" <luckbr1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: setting up photoark with eclipse using the maven plugin
Date Sun, 04 Jan 2009 20:26:29 GMT
Thanks for the info Rusty, do you want to provide a patch to update
our website documentation with these instructions ?

On Thu, Jan 1, 2009 at 6:57 PM, Rusty Wright <rusty.wright@gmail.com> wrote:
> Once you get past getting the Maven plugin working and forcing Eclipse to
> use the JDK instead of the JRE it's really trivial:
>
> Install the Maven plugin for Eclipse; http://m2eclipse.codehaus.org/
>
> The tricky part with using the Maven plugin for Eclipse is that you need to
> set up Eclipse to use the Java JDK, not the JRE.  Otherwise Maven won't work
> properly.
>
> On Windows, find Eclipse in your Start menu and right click on it and select
> Properties.  In the Properties window select the Shortcut tab.  In the
> Target box you need to add -vm followed by the path to the JDK's javaw, in
> quotes.  For example, mine has
>
> "C:\Program Files\eclipse-3.4.0\eclipse.exe" -vm "C:\Program
> Files\Java\jdk1.6.0_10\bin\javaw.exe" -vmargs -Xms256m -Xmx768m
> -XX:PermSize=256M -XX:MaxPermSize=512M
>
> Follow the verifying steps on the m2eclipse web site to make sure that Maven
> is working properly within Eclipse.  I.e., you don't want to get that error
> message from Maven about the JDK in the Eclipse console window.
>
> Install the Eclipse Subclipse plugin if you haven't already (tigris.org).
>  Or Subversive, etc.
>
> In Eclipse right click in the Package Explorer window and select Import and
> open the Other folder in the list (at the bottom) and in it select Check out
> Maven Projects from SCM.  Click the Next button.
>
> The Target Location window opens; in it use svn for the SCM URL drop down,
> and in the url box next to that paste in the svn url;
> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/photark/trunk/
>
> Click the Finish button.
>
> Look in the bottom right of the Eclipse window and wait for Maven to finish
> doing all of its stuff; it may take quite a while because it needs to
> download dependencies.
>
> After Maven finishes grinding away you'll end up with 4 folders, photoark,
> photoark-assets, photoark-gallery, and photoark-gallery-webapp.  Apparently
> Eclipse doesn't support nested projects so the m2eclipse plugin converts the
> project structure to this apparent flat structure; although if you go into
> the folder in the Windows explorer it's nested.
>
> The photoark folder contains the parent pom.  Right click on it and select
> Maven install. Wait again for Maven to download lots of stuff, or go paint
> the bedroom, wash the car, etc.
>
> I don't remember if I was able to run it from within Eclipse, but it does
> generate a .war file and install it in your local repository.
>



-- 
Luciano Resende
Apache Tuscany, Apache PhotArk
http://people.apache.org/~lresende
http://lresende.blogspot.com/

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