I'm guessing all of your entries in the update site list are to the
old site ... Just manually make a new update site that points to
http://webobjects.mdimension.com/wolips/nightly and update from
that. Personally, I would toss my existing wolips plugins and
features and do a fresh install from nightly, but that's just
On Feb 1, 2007, at 9:50 AM, Fred Shurtleff wrote:
> I appreciate the pointer. But this process FAILS no matter which
> option I use to update the WOLips plugin, because the update
> routine includes a search for a URL that is defunct
> (www.mdimension.com/~wolips/stable). So the update process aborts.
> Has anyone performed a successful WOLips update recently?
> I first tried the FIRST option - 'Search for New Features to
> Install'(per the tutorial), selected the 'Wolips' (not 'WOLips
> Stable'), and this fails with a 'Network Failure' message which on
> digging further cites the above URL (yes .../stable/) as not found.
> I also tried the SECOND option - 'Search for Updates of Currently
> Installed Features', and this fails for the same reason when it
> encounters the WOLips feature to update.
> As it stands now, Anjo Krank has been sympathetic enough to my
> plight to put in a piece of code to trap for my error condition;
> however I am at a loss to be able to avail myself of this new update
> (build=3801). Can anyone verify being able to update/download build
> 3801 using Eclipse's Update feature?
> Many thanks
> Kieran Kelleher wrote:
>> Tutorial is here with correct URLs to update site:
>> On Jan 31, 2007, at 10:54 AM, Fred Shurtleff wrote:
>>> I appreciate your insight. And just want to make clear that not
>>> all my little projects fail using Eclipse. Its something in the
>>> Practical WebObjects demo imports that get stuck in the 'craw' of
>>> Eclipse. And it is only these demos that I found have any
>>> relevance to real-world coding problems. Ergo my interest.
>>> Now to my next issue - how to get the latest WOLips build? I did
>>> Help/Software Updates/Manage Config, then select Wolips
>>> 126.96.36.19986 and choose 'Scan for Updates' which yields 'Network
>>> Connection Failed'. I looked at the Details which says
>>> 'www.mdimension.com/~wolips/stable' url '404 Not Found'. Now if
>>> you attempt to navigate to this URL you will get a redirect to
>>> mdimension's homepage. So what's going on here - has the update
>>> site location changed? And not in sink with Eclipse update
>>> routines? Or is there some other means of getting the latest
>>> build - 3801?
>>> With regards
>>> Anjo Krank wrote:
>>>> Am 30.01.2007 um 22:57 schrieb Fred Shurtleff:
>>>>> Not sure what you have in mind when you say "look into the
>>>>> value of the external build root of your wobuild.properties",
>>>>> but my wobuild.properties file does not have an 'external build
>>>>> root' entry. Perhaps its one of the others?
>>>> The error in question is that some part of the external build
>>>> root handling doesn't work. Which, I have no idea, but I added
>>>> an NPE check around it in 3801. Of course, you may crash 5
>>>> millisecs later with some different error at which point I'll go
>>>> to sleep and leave the rest of the garbage to someone else to
>>>> pick up :)
>>>> Cheers, Anjo
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