8213591 : running bin/idea.sh in Cygwin: generated project cannot be imported - was : RE: bin/idea.sh and Cygwin
matthias.baesken at sap.com
Fri Nov 9 08:29:57 UTC 2018
Hello , I opened
8213591 : running bin/idea.sh in Cygwin: generated project cannot be imported
for the reported issue .
Best regards, Matthias
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Erik Joelsson <erik.joelsson at oracle.com>
> Sent: Donnerstag, 8. November 2018 18:05
> To: Baesken, Matthias <matthias.baesken at sap.com>; Chris Hegarty
> <chris.hegarty at oracle.com>; 'build-dev at openjdk.java.net' <build-
> dev at openjdk.java.net>; maurizio.cimadamore at oracle.com
> Subject: Re: bin/idea.sh and Cygwin
> A patch fixing idea.sh so that it works on Windows would certainly be
> On 2018-11-08 05:12, Baesken, Matthias wrote:
> > Hi Chris , thanks for the info .
> > However I found out that replacing the /cygdrive/C/ with C:/ in the
> top-level xml/iml files in the ".idea" - folder
> > makes IntelliJ happy, I could then open the project successfully from
> IntelliJ .
> > So I guess a couple of "cygpath -aw" -calls at the right places in the
> project generation might fix the idea.sh based project file generation on
> Cygwin (without postprocessing).
> > Any comments on this ?
> > Or is there another way to get .idea/-files that open "out of the box" ?
> > Best regards, Matthias
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Chris Hegarty <chris.hegarty at oracle.com>
> >> Sent: Donnerstag, 8. November 2018 12:52
> >> To: Baesken, Matthias <matthias.baesken at sap.com>; 'build-
> >> dev at openjdk.java.net' <build-dev at openjdk.java.net>;
> >> maurizio.cimadamore at oracle.com
> >> Subject: Re: bin/idea.sh and Cygwin
> >> Matthias,
> >> On 08/11/18 11:45, Baesken, Matthias wrote:
> >>> Hello, I tried to use bin/idea.sh with Cygwin to generate project files
> >> IDEA IntelliJ Community .
> >>> The project file generation seems to work and outputs the .idea -
> >> with lots of xml files in it .
> >>> However , when opening the project from IDEA, it fails with a
> message :
> >>> VCS root configuration problems -
> >>> The directory \cygdrive\C\hg\open\jdk\jdk6 is registered as a hg4idea
> >> but no hg4idea repositories were found there .
> >>> C.\hg\open\jdk\jdk6
> >>> Could it be that the Cygwin-paths in the generated xml-files confuse
> >> IDEA intelliJ IDE ?
> >> Certainly looks like it.
> >>> Has anybody ever used it successfully with Cygwin/ Windows ?
> >>> ( or with some other UNIX shell/toolset for Windows) ?
> >> I have not tried. I use it successfully on macOS and Linux.
> >> -Chris.
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