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From "Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot" ...@marcelot.net>
Subject Re: [Studio] Eclipse plugin snapshot update
Date Thu, 11 Sep 2008 08:47:51 GMT
Well, I was thinking we could tell our users they need to copy/paste the
content of the 'plugins' and 'features' folders of the ZIP on the
corresponding folders of their Eclipse installation.

That's not a very difficult task, so I think they can do it easily.

Pierre-Arnaud

On Thu, Sep 11, 2008 at 10:44 AM, Felix Knecht <felixk@apache.org> wrote:

> Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot schrieb:
> > Hi Felix,
> >
> > On Thu, Sep 11, 2008 at 10:33 AM, Felix Knecht <felixk@apache.org
> > <mailto:felixk@apache.org>> wrote:
> >
> >
> >     > Unfortunately, Eclipse won't be able to find an update between two
> >     > builds of this nightly update site (as the version number will stay
> >     > the same). The solution would be to uninstall Studio's features and
> >     > plugins before re-installing them with the update site.
> >     IMO this is too complex for a 'normal' user. Thus I'd vote only for
> 2.
> >
> >
> > Yeah, but I don't think a "normal" user would try to use a nightly
> > version of Studio. ;)
> >
> > However, I think solution 2 is enough and as we already have the zip
> > generated at each build.
> Nope. This zip must have another directory structure to make it work. It
> must look like
>
> eclipse
>  \ plugins
>  \ features
>
> Otherwise it won't work :-(
>
>
> > We just need to deploy it aside the other already available downloads.
> >
> > Pierre-Arnaud
>
>

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