Refactoring JavaFX Builds & Sources

Mario Torre neugens.limasoftware at
Fri Oct 19 16:30:08 PDT 2012

2012/10/19 Felipe Heidrich <felipe.heidrich at>:
>> Gradle can also spit out Eclipse projects and Idea projects.  That is what
>> I use personally.  Since eclipse projects are fairly universal any IDE that
>> people may want to hack in can ingest that.  (JDeveloper?)
> This make sense to me
> I like the idea that the source in the repo is IDE neutral.
> Right now Steve and I make sure the eclipse related files are in good shape, but every time something changes in the repo these files get broken.
> Btw, I can see Tom adding e(fx)clips behavior to the plugin so I can get all the e(fx)clipse sweetness in my IDE.
> Felipe

I don't personally like much the idea of keeping around IDE generated
projects files in the repository to be honest. I rather prefer if the
IDE is smart enough to figure the setup from the tool dedicated to the
build (like Eclipse, IDEA and Netbeans do with Maven and C/C++
projects for example).

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