Jump to: navigation, search

Difference between revisions of "JPA Diagram Editor Project"

m
Line 16: Line 16:
 
== How to Install  ==
 
== How to Install  ==
  
[[Image:JPA_Editor_P2_Repo.png|thumb]]
+
[[Image:JPA Editor P2 Repo.png|thumb]]  
  
 
Download and extract [http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/download.php?file=/technology/epp/downloads/release/helios/R/eclipse-jee-helios-win32.zip Eclipse for Java EE Developers Helios].  
 
Download and extract [http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/download.php?file=/technology/epp/downloads/release/helios/R/eclipse-jee-helios-win32.zip Eclipse for Java EE Developers Helios].  
Line 25: Line 25:
  
 
#Go to '''''Help -> Install New Software'''''.  
 
#Go to '''''Help -> Install New Software'''''.  
#Paste the following URL in the '''''Works with''''' field and hit '''''Enter''''': http://download.eclipse.org/webtools/incubator/repository/jpaeditor/helios/
+
#Paste the following URL in the '''''Works with''''' field and hit '''''Enter''''': http://download.eclipse.org/webtools/incubator/repository/jpaeditor/helios/  
 
#You need to select only the features from the JPA Diagram Editor category. The install manager will automatically pick-up the necessary Graphiti features.  
 
#You need to select only the features from the JPA Diagram Editor category. The install manager will automatically pick-up the necessary Graphiti features.  
 
#Follow the next steps of the wizard to install it.
 
#Follow the next steps of the wizard to install it.
Line 61: Line 61:
 
[https://hudson.eclipse.org/hudson/view/WTP/job/cbi-wtp.inc-jpaeditor/ Hudson build job]  
 
[https://hudson.eclipse.org/hudson/view/WTP/job/cbi-wtp.inc-jpaeditor/ Hudson build job]  
  
[https://hudson.eclipse.org/hudson/view/WTP/job/cbi-wtp.inc-jpaeditor/lastSuccessfulBuild/artifact/targetPlatform/ P2 repository of the latest build]
+
[https://hudson.eclipse.org/hudson/view/WTP/job/cbi-wtp.inc-jpaeditor/lastSuccessfulBuild/artifact/targetPlatform/ P2 repository of the latest build]  
  
 
== Known Problems  ==
 
== Known Problems  ==
 +
 +
*Registering of JPA entities in persistence.xml causes inconsistent editor behavior – Eclipse bug #[https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=257530 257530]
 +
 +
*Refactoring entity class (from outside the diagram editor) causes disappearing of the corresponding pictogram from diagram - Eclipse bug #[https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=324026 324026]

Revision as of 06:38, 10 December 2010

Overview

RC1 The JPA Diagram Editor project enables the JPA developers to create, view, and edit their business data model as graphical diagram. Currently, this is a WTP incubator project. For detailed information, see the project proposal.

Project Status

First official release (0.5) is a fact! See the next section for installation instructions. 


Bugzilla bookkeeping:

How to Install

JPA Editor P2 Repo.png

Download and extract Eclipse for Java EE Developers Helios.

Start the Eclipse IDE.

Install the project:

  1. Go to Help -> Install New Software.
  2. Paste the following URL in the Works with field and hit Enter: http://download.eclipse.org/webtools/incubator/repository/jpaeditor/helios/
  3. You need to select only the features from the JPA Diagram Editor category. The install manager will automatically pick-up the necessary Graphiti features.
  4. Follow the next steps of the wizard to install it.

Using the JPA Diagram Editor 

Getting Started Tutorial

Watch demo on YouTube

Where I can get help and information?

WTP Incubator Forum

WTP Incubator Dev mailing list

Report bugs in Bugzilla, component wtp.inc.jpaeditor

How do I get sources?

The source code is in the following CVS repository:

:pserver:anonymous@dev.eclipse.org/cvsroot/webtools

HEAD:/incubator/org.eclipse.jpt/plugins/org.eclipse.jpt.ui.diagrameditor

See the CVS Howto for help using CVS.

Build Infrastructure

The build is based on Maven+Tycho, executed on Hudson server, hosted at Eclipse Foundation. New build is triggered automatically after a change submitted in CVS.

Hudson build job

P2 repository of the latest build

Known Problems

  • Registering of JPA entities in persistence.xml causes inconsistent editor behavior – Eclipse bug #257530
  • Refactoring entity class (from outside the diagram editor) causes disappearing of the corresponding pictogram from diagram - Eclipse bug #324026