Skip to main content
Jump to: navigation, search

Difference between revisions of "CDO Source Installation"

Line 1: Line 1:
__TOC__<br>
+
To provision the same development environment that the CDO developers use follow these simple steps:
  
= Get the Eclipse Installer =
+
# Download and start the [[Eclipse Installer]].
 +
# Drag [http://git.eclipse.org/c/cdo/cdo.git/plain/releng/org.eclipse.emf.cdo.releng/CDOConfiguration.setup this link] and drop it on the installer's title area. Alternatively, copy the location of the previous link and apply it to the Eclipse Installer either via the menu in the upper right in simple mode or via the left-most toolbar button to the upper right in advanced mode.
 +
# Review and/or edit the variable values that the installer presents.
 +
# Click the Next/Finish buttons until the installation starts.
  
Please download and start the [[Eclipse Installer]].
 
 
= Install an IDE for the CDO Model Repository =
 
 
The following screenshots show what to enter on the installer pages. Depending on what other IDEs you've installed before the actual pages might look slightly different and possibly require much fewer inputs.
 
 
[[Image:cdo_sources_1.png]]
 
 
[[Image:cdo_sources_2.png]]
 
 
[[Image:cdo_sources_3.png]]
 
 
[[Image:cdo_sources_4.png]]
 
 
The following (fifth) installer page will show the progress of the installation and finally launch the installed IDE. Once the installed IDE is up and running the remainder of the workspace installation will start. When that is finished all aspects of the IDE and workspace will be exactly the ones that the CDO developers use, too.
 
 
= Update the IDE and the Workspace =
 
  
 
You can update your development workspace by pulling the latest updates into your CDO Git clone and selecting the '''Perform Setup Tasks...''' action in the '''Help''' menu.
 
You can update your development workspace by pulling the latest updates into your CDO Git clone and selecting the '''Perform Setup Tasks...''' action in the '''Help''' menu.

Revision as of 05:04, 2 February 2018

To provision the same development environment that the CDO developers use follow these simple steps:

  1. Download and start the Eclipse Installer.
  2. Drag this link and drop it on the installer's title area. Alternatively, copy the location of the previous link and apply it to the Eclipse Installer either via the menu in the upper right in simple mode or via the left-most toolbar button to the upper right in advanced mode.
  3. Review and/or edit the variable values that the installer presents.
  4. Click the Next/Finish buttons until the installation starts.


You can update your development workspace by pulling the latest updates into your CDO Git clone and selecting the Perform Setup Tasks... action in the Help menu.

Back to the top