Friday, 27 September 2013

Could not launch the product because the associated workspace is currently in use by another Eclipse application


"Could not launch the product because the associated workspace is currently in use by another Eclipse application."

or

“Workspace in use or cannot be created, chose a different one.”



Solution : 
go to workspace location
remove file <workspace location>/.metadata/.lock

Saturday, 21 September 2013

How to run Maven from another directory ?

How to run Maven from another directory ?

Supposing my Maven project is found in /home/harikr/some/project/location and my current location is /home/harikr/abc/location/ however am I able to run Maven build while not ever-changing to project location cd /some/location/project?


Solution :

mvn -f /home/harikr/some/project/location/pom.xml