Related: Trouble Shooting

Prerequisite - Java 8

Java 8 or later is expected to be already installed.

Step 1: Install IDE Plugin

Ebean uses bytecode enhancement to provide dirty checking and lazy loading 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.

IntelliJ IDEA

File > Settings > Plugins > "Ebean 11"

Install Ebean 11.x 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.

Review Messages

When we are compiling entity beans we can go to messages to confirm that the plugin is enhancing the entity beans.

Eclipse IDE

Help > Install new software

http://ebean.io/eclipse/update

Install Ebean 11.x eclipse plugin

Turn on plugin per project

Project > Enable Ebean enhancer

The plugin is turned on and off per project. We need to turn it on for it to perform enhancement on the current project.

Review Messages

Window > Show view > Other > Error log

When we are compiling entity beans we can go to the Error log view to confirm that the plugin is enhancing the entity beans.

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