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Lombok installer does not work with SpringSource Tool Suite 2.1.0.RELEASE #95
What steps will reproduce the problem?
What is the expected output?
The installer should accept STS.app as the Eclipse installation.
What do you see instead?
An error dialog is displayed stating that "The path does not appear to
The installer can not continue, because you simply cannot select STS.app.
What version of the product are you using? On what operating system?
Please provide any additional information below.
In general the installer should not rely on the name of the application,
Specifically, EclipseFinder.getEclipseExecutableName() should not rely on hard-coded
Click on 'what does this installer do?' and follow instructions. Before I accept this issue, let's first confirm that
I can confirm that lombok works on STS 2.2 by manually modifying the STS.ini
at least that fix would guarantee the "get lombok to work in less than 12 sec" :)
I'm already doing work on the installer to find netbeans, so, I'll try, but I'm guessing you don't know how much
On windows, what's the usual place STS gets installed - specifically, what is the name of the folder usually?
Is there a mac version? Is it distributed as a zip containing amongst other things STS.app, and is there an
is it written capitalized (STS.ini) or lowercase? (sts.ini)?
Is there a linux installer? What does that do?
Is STS in any frequently used apt repository?
Without answers I can try something simple that will at least accept manually entered paths to STS, but auto-
As springsource seems to be a for pay utility, I can't get these answers myself.
FYI: STS is free. You can download all of the versions that you need here:
Regarding the Mac, yes, there are actually several versions available for Mac OS X
For Linux there are both .installer.sh and .tar.gz downloads for 32-bit and 64-bit.
STS is not in apt: it is only available via the SpringSource download page (see link
The STS clickthrough license says I may not reverse engineer it.
You're lucky in live in a country with, at least for now, still sane laws, so I can ignore that part, and probably
Installer has been updated to (auto)detect STS installations and will find any STS installed by using the official
The commit with these changes is c3a3c09, and it'll be released in