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From: blangel <blangel@...>
Subject: Re: Ebuilds for IntelliJ IDEA
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2010 14:24:44 -0700 (PDT)
Hey Marat,

Have you had any luck in getting the community edition into an overlay?


Marat Radchenko-2 wrote:
> Hi. I've been bumping IntelliJ IDEA ebuild [1] for a pretty long time
> and everyone was happy. Now, idea-9 released. I already bumped
> dev-util/idea ebuild which now builds Ultimate Edition (UE).
> The question is how we want to handle Community Edition (CE) [2]
> (available under Apache-2.0 license). Jetbrains shipped binary release
> [3], source is available via git [4,5], however there isn't any source
> tarball.
> I suggest following layout: dev-util/idea (UE) +
> dev-util/idea-community (source CE) [+ dev-util/idea-community-bin
> (binary CE)] where idea-community-bin is optional. The goal in mind is
> to push source CE into main tree.
> Another question is how to handle simultanious installations of
> different versions. dev-util/idea is SLOTed based on major version
> (idea has separate config dir in ~ for each major version) and
> installed to /opt/idea-${SLOT} with /usr/bin/idea-${SLOT} launcher
> script.
> The last question is what to do with source CE tarballs since upstream
> doesn't publish them (although, git tags to make them ourselves are
> available)
> [1]
> [2]
> [3]
> [4]
> [5]

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