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From Karl Wright <>
Subject Re: Documentation needed to setup ManifoldCF trunk source code in Eclipse
Date Sun, 09 Sep 2012 14:10:41 GMT
Can you open a JIRA ticket please?


On Sat, Sep 8, 2012 at 11:13 AM, Anupam Bhattacharya
<> wrote:
> Pls. ignore my request to update the SVN url on the homepage. As it is
> appropriate. Its only old in the FAQ page.
> On Sat, Sep 8, 2012 at 8:41 PM, Anupam Bhattacharya <>
> wrote:
>> Can someone help me to describe the steps needed to set the ManifoldCF
>> Development environment in Eclipse.
>> I found some useful information in the FAQ page but it is now old enough.
>> Additionally due to license issues all lib are not bundled in the source
>> code.
>> Can any one list all the jars which needs to be present to build the
>> ManifoldCF. Even a screenshot will help to explan the way how manifoldcf
>> modules are build in eclipse.
>> Correction Needed: The SVN repository to checkout the source code has
>> changed but its not updated in the home page of manifoldcf. Pls. correct it
>> to
>> Some useful configuration information present at
>> Q. How do you configure Eclipse to build the ManifoldCF project?
>> A. Here are the steps using Eclipse 3.4:
>> Install Subclipse for Eclipse 3.x, follow the steps from
>> In Eclipse, switch to the "SVN Repository Exploring" perspective
>> Add a new SVN repository using the URL
>> Right click on the svn repo and select "Check Out"
>> May want to change the default name from truck to ManifoldCF, if you don't
>> change the name Eclipse will ask for a project type, pick General/Project.
>> Wait for the source to extract
>> Switch to Java Perspective and right click on the project that was added
>> (referred to as MCF in the rest of the steps) and select "Properties"
>> Select "Builders" and click New
>> Select "Ant Builder" and click Ok
>> Give your builder a name, like ManifoldCF Ant Builder
>> In the "Buildfile" section, press the "Browse Workspace" button
>> Select the MCF project, drill down to "modules" subfolder and select
>> "build.xml" file then press Ok
>> In the "Base Directory" section, press the "Browse Workspace" button
>> Expand the MCF project and select "modules" then press Ok
>> Note, you can further configure the different targets if you wish for a
>> clean, regular, and auto build
>> Press Ok in the "Edit launch configuration properties" to complete the
>> Eclipse configuration
>> Make sure you have the system variable JAVA_HOME pointing to your jdk,
>> also you need the jdk bin directory listed in your path so java doc would
>> work
>> Now you can issue "Project/Build Project" and watch the console for the
>> ant output
>> --
>> Thanks & Regards
>> Anupam Bhattacharya
> --
> Thanks & Regards
> Anupam Bhattacharya

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