IntelliJ for jdk dev - question about idea.sh
maurizio.cimadamore at oracle.com
Thu Jun 21 10:18:19 UTC 2018
On 20/06/18 14:04, Thomas Stüfe wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am checking out IntelliJ as an alternative for jdk development.
> A possibly stupid question, does the /bin/idea.sh project-build script
> assume that we run configure from within the source directory?
Right now yes, it does assume that.
> In my workflow I always place the output directories outside the
> source tree, and I would to keep it that way. I would even prefer the
> .idea folder to live outside the source tree as well. Is that
It is a very reasonable request. I think we are talking about three
* path to JDK root (this is needed to find the sources)
* path to .idea output
* path to build output (needed for spec.gmk and also for generated sources)
> Thank you,
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