The quickest and easiest way to use IntelliJ IDEA 15 for OpenDJ development is to:
Clone the source code from ForgeRock's Stash into a new directory. This will require a community login:
Start IntelliJ IDEA, and open (not import) the above directory as a project.
- The new project (e.g.
opendj-trunk) should be ready for your work.
Open the Maven panel, expand OpenDJ and double-click the install label.
Error on imports of rxjava classes
That's because of the
opendj-rxjava module is empty since it only rebundles the
To fix this, you have to ignore the
opendj-rxjava module: right click on its
Ignore Project and then reload the whole project from the
opendj maven pom.
You may need to restart IntelliJ for this to work.
Running unit tests
Open the Maven panel, check the "precommit" profile, and do a build as above.
Running and debugging individual unit tests
Go to Run > Edit Configurations... and choose Defaults > TestNG. Edit the VM options field, adding: "-Dorg.opends.server.BuildRoot=.", ensure that the working directory is "$MODULE_DIR$", and remove the Make job in the Before Launch list.