Bug 1197028 - should not eclipse-dtp be pulling mysql-connector-java @install time or something else...
Summary: should not eclipse-dtp be pulling mysql-connector-java @install time or somet...
Status: CLOSED EOL
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: eclipse-dtp
Version: 22
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
unspecified
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Alexander Kurtakov
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2015-02-27 10:45 UTC by lejeczek
Modified: 2016-07-19 19:32 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-07-19 19:32:42 UTC


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Description lejeczek 2015-02-27 10:45:23 UTC
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that provides drivers?

and if it could, mysql-connector-java-5.1.28-3.fc21.noarch.rpm provides/installs:
/usr/share/java/mysql-connector-java.jar
yet Eclipse looks for 
mysql-connector-java-5.1.0-bin.jar
and errors, furthermore Eclipse does not detect/see this system-wide jar, user has to manually add it.

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Comment 1 Alexander Kurtakov 2015-02-27 10:53:28 UTC
I fully agree with you that the integration is not deep enough. It's the UX one gets when installing dtp from update site.
As it would be too rude to install mysql/postgresql/etc. jdbc drivers for everybody the package needs splitting into subpackages first so people can install mysql or postgresql or whatever exactly they need.
After that we can start adding dependencies to the subpackages.
And after that we can start looking at the code to make it auto recognize and setup system installed jdbc drivers.
The problem is I don't have any time for DTP now but I can promise answering questions and helping otherwise if you're interested in working on it?

Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2016-07-19 19:32:42 UTC
Fedora 22 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2016-07-19. Fedora 22 is
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further
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