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From: blangel <blangel@××××××××.edu>
To: gentoo-java@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-java] Ebuilds for IntelliJ IDEA
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2010 21:25:40
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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