Instructions for configuring Intellij IDEA with jclouds.

Pre-requisites

  1. Java 7+ Oracle JDK or http://openjdk.java.net/install/index.html

  2. Git

  3. Download and install Intellij IDEA.

    1. If you're an Apache committer, it's easy to get a free license for the Ultimate Edition.

  4. Download and install Maven.

Configure the jclouds Repo

  1. Fork the jclouds repo and clone your fork

    1. git clone git@github.com:username/jclouds.git

    2. cd jclouds
    3. mvn clean install
  2. File > Import Project

  3. Choose your newly cloned jclouds directory
  4. Create Project Page
    1. Select Import project from external model
      1. Maven
  5. Configure Project Page
    1. Keep all defaults
    2. Select Import Maven projects automatically
    3. Optionally select Automatically download Sources and Documentation
  6. Select Profiles Page
    1. Continue
  7. Select Maven Projects Page
    1. Continue
  8. Select Project SDK
    1. 1.7
  9. Name Page
    1. Continue

Configure Maven

  1. Open Preferences
  2. Maven > Importing

  3. Select Import Maven projects automatically

Configure a jclouds Labs Repo

  1. Fork the jclouds repo (for example) and clone your fork

    1. git clone git@github.com:username/jclouds-labs-openstack.git

    2. cd jclouds
    3. mvn clean install
  2. File > Import Module

  3. Choose your newly cloned jclouds-labs-openstack directory
  4. Create Project Page
    1. Select Import project from external model
      1. Maven
  5. Configure Project Page
    1. Keep all defaults
    2. Select Import Maven projects automatically
    3. Optionally select Automatically download Sources and Documentation
  6. Select Profiles Page
    1. Continue
  7. Select Maven Projects Page
    1. Continue

Next

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IDEA (last edited 2014-01-30 22:08:56 by EverettToews)