Re: [tycho-dev] Eclipse Document Bundle Mojo
I just opened the bug ->
I will try to use some spare time this week to prepare a contribution
using gerrit on tycho-extras.
On 12/20/2013 01:11 PM, Oberlies, Tobias wrote:
> Hi Jens,
> IMHO, this plug-in would be a valuable add-on for Tycho. We have a separate Git repository for these kind of "Extras": https://git.eclipse.org/r/tycho/org.eclipse.tycho.git There is no explicit documentation, but the setup is similar to the main repository (see http://wiki.eclipse.org/Tycho/Contributor_Guide )
> The next step should be to open an enhancement request in Bugzilla to track the contribution.
> Looking forward to the contribution :-)
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>> From: tycho-dev-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:tycho-dev-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx] On
>> Behalf Of Jens Reimann
>> Sent: Mittwoch, 18. Dezember 2013 18:05
>> To: tycho-dev@xxxxxxxxxxx
>> Subject: [tycho-dev] Eclipse Document Bundle Mojo
>> due to the lack of any "out of box" solution I started working on a
>> "document bundle mojo" for Eclipse Doc Bundle projects for use in the
>> Eclipse SCADA project. But I think this should be a more generic
>> solutions and would fit into the Tycho project.
>> The idea is to create javadoc, toc files and anything else that belongs
>> into a doc bundle with the fewest steps possible.
>> The doc-bundle mojo is currently in the Eclipse SCADA Releng repository 
>> and can create rudimentary javadoc documents based on a reference to one
>> ore more features+plugins (Tycho: eclipse-feature, eclipse-plugin). The
>> idea for the javadoc goal is that the pom based dependencies of the
>> bundle make up the javadoc that is generated. A real life example is in
>> on of our doc bundles: 
>> I know that the javadoc options are pretty limited right now (compared
>> to maven-javadoc and ant), but the presence of the "additionalArguments"
>> parameter should compensate a little bit
>> A lot of features that one would want to have from such a mojo are still
>> missing, I know that. But on the other way I think that this module does
>> not belong into the Eclipse SCADA releng repository, since I think that
>> other projects can benefit from such a module as well.
>> The most interesting feature that is missing at the moment is (imho) the
>> ability to automatically link different javadocs directories with each
>> other using the Eclipse help system. Manually linking works, but I would
>> like to see the package-list somehow published and re-used by another
>> doc bundle. Or maybe the Eclipse Help system has a way to do this?!
>> Just let me know it there is interest out there to bring this module
>> into a new home.
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