Since Windows 95, and earlier, Windows has suffered from a miserable editor for environment variables. Something most users need to do at some point, usually when something is going wrong and they are on with support, should not have to decode a line of cryptic characters and %TOKENS%. Linux, I expect to be a bit… Continue reading Rapid Environment Editor
I’m trying to use a branch version of the m2e Android plugin to fix a problem with ADK r20 (see error-importing-maven-android-android-project-to-eclipse-with-adt-20 ) Turns out, Ricardo already merged the adt-20 branch to master. $ git clone https://github.com/rgladwell/m2e-android.git $ cd m2e-android $ mvn install So that builds the project. Takes a while too. Now you uninstall the… Continue reading How do you add a local Eclipse feature from a local build?
Here we are in the midst of the worst drought in my memory, and this, the year of the prairie native garden walk. Our garden looks like a hayfield. While I was watering some bushes, I wondered how long I need to hover over a bush to water it sufficiently. Too little, the moisture is… Continue reading Water Flow
We use Jenkins to build our Android app. I am converting the build from r12 to r18 (now r20, since Google I/O 2012) which is forcing some config changes, but trying to preserve the old build in case we need to rebuild something old. So I use $ANDROID_HOME, specified in the System config under “Android… Continue reading Jenkins and Android