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How to activate Eclipse workspace projects that were once managed through RTC?


Emmanuel Yashchin (11) | asked Oct 11, 3:27 p.m.

I have an Eclipse workspace and some 15 projects in it that were managed through Eclipse/RTC several years ago.  I am trying to activate them through the Eclipse IDE (there is no RTC plugin in it), and I am getting a message (when selecting any of the projects): 

 

--- "Open Project" has encountered a problem.  No file system is defined for scheme: sourcecontrol. ---

 

What are ways to fix that?  I need to move the projects to Git and make them usable by other department members.  Ideally, I would like to eliminate dependency on RTC to simplify the process of knowledge transfer to them – but this is not really necessary.   

 

Thank you

Emmanuel Yashchin

 

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Ralph Schoon (58.9k23642) | answered Oct 12, 2:59 a.m.
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Right click the Eclipse project and use Team>Disconnect to disconnect the project from SCM. I have done this always with Eclipse with RTC installed. After it is disconnected, it can be shared with another SCM system. I think this is the easiest way.


If you cant install an Eclipse with RTC, another possible way would be to delete the .jazz5 folder (or .jazz* with * being 3,4 or 5) in the Eclipse workspace. Then start Eclipse with the workspace. Do Import>Existing Projects into workspace, select the Eclipse workspace and import all the projects into Eclipse. The projects should now be disconnected and you can share them again.



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Ralph Schoon commented Oct 12, 6:42 a.m. | edited Oct 12, 6:44 a.m.
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The last step does not work for me. I can't select the projects for import. The reason being the project data is still there. I think you have to disconnect.

 

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