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Re: [wtp-dev] Pieces missing from Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers distribution

Unfortunately it appears that a couple of plugins didn't make it into the JEE distribution for some reason.  Specifically:


This was probably the result of trying to user "feature level" prereqs in the JPT feature.  This may have caused a problem with prereq's for the IDE distributions.   The pure -Update Manager from Platform only- path will download the correct plugins and therefore will not have this issue.

To remedy the problem with the current JEE configuration, one must download the Data Tools Platform Enablement feature AND the Data Tools Platform Documentation feature.

This seems like a pretty serious usability issue.


Konstantin Komissarchik wrote:
I downloaded this distribution, went to install WLS Server Tools via an update site and got the following message:
Java Persistence API Tools (1.0.0.v200706250000-77--CYQCCz-CoRPCCCH) requires feature "org.eclipse.datatools.enablement.feature".
Screen shot attached.
Note that the feature that I am installing has no dependencies on JPA or DTP. I looked at the distribution and indeed it does not contain org.eclipse.datatools.enablement.feature feature. In fact there are quite a few datatools features missing as compared to a "standard" WTP installation (as downloaded via the WTP build page). It looks like this problem will prevent installation of all features via the update site mechanism.
Not sure who owns creating this distribution...


  Konstantin Komissarchik
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