Re: [eclipselink-dev] [IMPORTANT] Workspace changes - Get dependencies from Orbit
Is this change going to be effective into only 1.1.1 branch or both
branch and trunk?
For people not using Eclipse, can you provide an example of a "cvs co"
command to manually get this dependencies.
Tom Ware wrote:
As part of our 1.1.1 release we are transitioning to use Orbit to
get any shared dependencies for EclipseLink projects.
Orbit is the Eclipse project that manages shared dependencies.
This means that people developing using the Eclipse projects that
are checked in to our SVN repositories will have to make some changes
to their workspaces. You will remove the following projects from your
workspace and replace them with the ones from Orbit. (Instructions
below the list)
Here is how you make the change:
1. Temporarily disable "Build Automatically" in the Project menu
2. Remove any of the above libraries you have in your workspace (you
don't need to check the "Remove from Disk" check box to do this)
3. Create a repository connection to the orbit repository (CVS URL is
:pserver:anonymous@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx/cvsroot/tools). Do this by adding
the CVS repositories view in your Eclipse and right clicking to add new.
4. Navigate to HEAD/org.eclipse.orbit/<your_project> . (where <your
project> is the library above
5. Check your project out into your workspace. Note that the project
will be empty. (this is ok)
6. In the Navigator (or Package Explorer, etc) right-click on the
project and choose Replace With -> Another Branch or Version... and
select the branch that you want to work with. (the branch names are
the versions) The version next to the library name above is the one
If you have any problems, let me know.
If you are not running the eclipse IDE, CVS can be used through the
URL listed above to get the same libraries.
Note: The versions of these projects that are checked into SVN will be
disappearing soon, so making these changes now ensures you will not
have trouble when we upgrade versions of these libraries.
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