To get started you'd need Eclipse 3.3 Europa (J2EE developers
In addition the following plugins are required :
(i) Maven-Eclipse plugin update site: http://m2eclipse.codehaus.org
(ii) OpenArchitectureware 4.2 - update site : http://www.openarchitectureware
(iii) Suclipse :http://subclipse.tigris.org
You'd also Maven to be up and running - .
We'd use mysql database for the samples, get mysql and the query browser from following locations:
http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/ - Get the community edition
The model zargo file is viewable using ArgoUml. Get the latest.
In Eclipse do following
New-> Project -> Svn -> Checkout Project From SVN
Choose "Create a new repository location" radio and on the next page use this for the url :
Checkout the following project by expanding mvnArchetypeJPASpringJSF in the tree view
choose - mvnArchetypeJPASpringJSF/trunk.
This is the maven archetyp for creating new projects.
After setting up the environment check out the following three
projects as well in the same workspace using the wc svn repsoitory :
- poc/trunk - The core generator project
- mdasupport/trunk - Contains classes needed by all witchcraft generated projects.
- bestfitweb/trunk - The generated project.
Now open a command prompt window and navigate to your new workspace . e.g. if it is C:\dev\wcdev then go to C:\dev\wcdev\mvnArchetypeJPASpringJSF and type "mvn install"
This will install the maven archtype in your local repository.Now cd.. to move to the parent of the archetype directory.
Now create a new project using the following command :
mvn archetype:create -DarchetypeGroupId=org.witchcraft -DarchetypeArtifactId=archetype-JPASpringJSF -DarchetypeVersion=1.0-SNAPSHOT -DgroupId=com.mycompany.wcmda -DartifactId=firstwcproj