Importing & Compiling

THE INFORMATION ON THIS PAGE IS OUTDATED. DOCEAR HAS MOVED FROM BAZAAR TO GIT.

Importing Docear

You can download the Eclipse IDE from: http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/. After downloading it, please extract it to a folder of your choice, e.g.: “C:\Program Files\eclipse” and start it, creating or using a workspace folder of your choice.

  • Import Docear by selecting “File” > “Import…” from the menu bar

Import existing project 1

  • Choose to import “Existing Projects into Workspace”

Import docear as existing project

  • Select the root folder of your Docear branch

Select the root folder of your docear branch

  • Import all the projects. You can create a working set to group the projects if you like.

Import all projects

Compiling Docear

  • Run JabRef’s ant build script to compile and copy it to the bibtex plugin project

Build JabRef

  • Refresh the bibtex plugin project to get rid of the error

Refresh the bibtex plugin

  • Edit the “Run Configurations…” to create a configuration for Docear.

Edit the "Run Configurations..."

  • Duplicate the “freeplane-osgi” configuration

Duplicate freeplane-osgi configuration

  • Edit the run configuration by giving it a proper name and selecting a working JRE. You can now start Docear by selecting the “Run” button.

Edit the run configuration and start