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Update fails [message #1021833] Wed, 20 March 2013 18:58 Go to next message
Fritz Schenk is currently offline Fritz SchenkFriend
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Registered: February 2012
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I am running 'Indigo' on ubuntu 12.04.
In preparation to installing a plugin for ADT, I thought that updating the IDE would be wise. However it fails with:
Error reading update site http://dev.eclipse.org/viewcvs/index.cgi/%7Echeckout%7E/pde-ui-home/samples/.
The XML stream is not a valid default "site.xml" file. The root tag is not site.

Is the ubuntu version of indigo at fault?
Re: Update fails [message #1022219 is a reply to message #1021833] Thu, 21 March 2013 13:51 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Stephane Begaudeau is currently offline Stephane BegaudeauFriend
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Registered: April 2010
Location: Nantes (France)
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Hi,

The link that you have posted is referencing a CVS repository of the Eclipse Foundation, if the directory in this CVS repository is/was an update site (if it's not, it never could have worked) you have a problem since CVS is not used anymore in the Eclipse Foundation since all projects have switched to Git (with mirrors on Github).

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Stephane Begaudeau, Obeo

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Re: Update fails [message #1024350 is a reply to message #1022219] Tue, 26 March 2013 06:17 Go to previous message
Nitin Dahyabhai is currently offline Nitin DahyabhaiFriend
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While it is true that all projects that were using CVS have switched to Git, or have been retired, there are still projects using SVN.

http://dev.eclipse.org/viewsvn/


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[Updated on: Tue, 26 March 2013 06:19]

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