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WSAD and VSS Compatibility

Praveen Prakash

Joined: Aug 12, 2002
Posts: 9
Hi All,
I'm using WSAD4.0.3 and CVS right now. Have any one connected VSS with WSAD4.0.3? or is there a VSS Compatible WSAD available for download. I downloaded a VSS plugin, but it says it'll work with Eclipse 2.0 only, and WSAD4.0.3 is not Eclipse 2.0 it seems, I read it as WSAD 5.0 is Eclipse 2.0 compatible.
Please help, this is a bit urgent as we are facing some issues with our version control and Release methods.
Thanks in Advance

J2EE Developer
Jose Velarde
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Joined: Sep 11, 2002
Posts: 78
You might find your answer here.
Kyle Brown
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Joined: Aug 10, 2001
Posts: 3892
No, as mentioned on the page referenced in that thread, that plugin is only for Eclipse 2.0, and thus WSAD 5.0. There is no plugin for VSS in WSAD 4.0. Thus my recommendation (which I still STRONGLY make) to use CVS instead.

Kyle Brown, Author of Persistence in the Enterprise and Enterprise Java Programming with IBM Websphere, 2nd Edition
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Praveen Prakash

Joined: Aug 12, 2002
Posts: 9
Thanks Kyle and Jose, so WSAD5.0 is the last resort ;-) Is there a downloadable one availbale..? we are IBM partners, I've written to them even, but couldn't find any URL for wasd5.0 at their partner world download pages. If you guys have any clue, pl let me know
Shalini Komarla
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Joined: Aug 28, 2002
Posts: 59
Praveen, WSAD 5.0 is currently available for download only for Passport Advantage members. You can get more information on how to become one on IBM's website.

Regards,<br />Shalini
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