Documentation / Getting started
Related: Trouble Shooting
Prerequisite - Java 8
Java 8 or later is expected to be already installed.
For all example projects including ElasticSearch, PostGIS etc goto /docs/examples.
Step 1: Install IDE Plugin
Ebean uses bytecode enhancement to provide
dirty checking and
among other things. We using tooling via IDEA, Eclipse, Maven and Gradle plugins to perform this enhancement.
Install the Plugin for IntelliJ IDEA or Eclipse IDE.
File > Settings > Plugins > "Ebean 11"
Install Ebean 11 IDEA Plugin
Turn on plugin per project
The plugin is turned on and off per project. We need to turn it on for it to perform enhancement on the current project.
Preferences > Installed JREs
Goto the installed JRE's and hit Edit
Add the ebean-agent as a VM -javaagent argument to the JRE. Use this JRE for your project.