[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index] [List Home]
[birt-news] BIRT_HOME location

Hi all,
I want to create a BIRT reportEngine programmatically from a java
program in eclipse. (more specifically, its an eclipse plugin).
All the BIRT plugins are properly loaded etc, and i can launch the
birt report designer by running the app.

What is the value of BIRT_HOME in this case? I am not using the birt
runtime directly, rather i am using the birt plugins themselves.

Here is the code i am using to start up birt:

IReportEngine engine=null;
EngineConfig config = new EngineConfig;
Platform.startup( config );
IReportEngineFactory factory = (IReportEngineFactory)

engine = factory.createReportEngine( config );

} catch ( Exception ex){

Basically what i want to do is to open a design template from within
the program and emit it.

Thanks a lot!