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Error when installing eclipse [message #1837198] Sun, 24 January 2021 14:57 Go to next message
Steven Jobs is currently offline Steven JobsFriend
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I'm currently trying to install eclipse on Windows. The problem is that my username is Štěpán and eclipse changes that to Št?pán. I'm guessing it's trying to make a folder named that, but you can't since "?" is a blacklisted folder character.
Does anyone know what I should do to resolve this?
Re: Error when installing eclipse [message #1837210 is a reply to message #1837198] Mon, 25 January 2021 08:28 Go to previous message
Ed Merks is currently offline Ed MerksFriend
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It's odd that it's just the one ě and not the other two non-ASCII characters. Does the .p2 folder exist in your home folder? Does the file .p2/pools.info exist and does the path in that file look correct?

You can always download a zip as an alternative:

https://www.eclipse.org/downloads/packages/


Ed Merks
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