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  - *JDK 1.5 or above installed* (Required for Maven Eclipse plugin to work
  - *Eclipse IDE 3.3.x or above* (Can be downloaded from:
  - *Maven M2Eclipse plugin for Eclipse* (You can install the latest
  version from within maven using the following update site from within
  - *SVN Subclipse Plugin Eclipse* (Instructions on installing Subclipse
  plugin can be found here:


  - Create an Eclipse shortcut
  - Right-Click your Eclipse shortcut and select *Properties*
  - *At the end of the line that says Target, add -vm "x" where x is the
  location of a JDK (e.g., "C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.6.0_13\bin"). This step
  is necessary for the Maven plugin to work*
  - *Restart Eclipse using the edited shortcut.*

Importing the ESAPI Source from Google SVN:

If you choose to use the ESAPI SVN code, follow the instructions here<>. Unless you have been added to the ESAPI project as a contributor, please use the bottom SVN checkout link on the Google Code page (non-SSL).

If you are using subclipse, as recommended, open Eclipse and:

  - Click *File* -> *New* -> *Other....*.
  - From the *SVN Folder* select '"Checkout Projects from SVN* (this option
  will only be available if you have a SVN plugin installed) and hit *Next
  - Click the *Create a new repository location* radio button.
  - If you are not listed as a project contributor, insert ** as the URL. If you are
  listed as a project contributor, check the Google Code page for the URL to
  use. (Note: if you are a contributor, when prompted for your SVN password,
  use your Google generated password, available from the Google Code Source
  - Once the directory structure appears in the window, click the URL at
  the top to download everything. Then hit *Next >*
  - Select your desired project options. For most people, the default
  options should be fine. When finished, click *Next >*.
  - Select your desired workspace options, then click *Finish*. The latest
  ESAPI source files will then be downloaded to your workspace. This may take
  a few minutes.

Building ESAPI should be easy with the new Maven integration.

  0. Right-Click your ESAPI project root folder and select "Maven - Update Dependencies"
  1. Right-Click your ESAPI project root folder
  2. Select *Run As...*
  3. Select *Run Configurations*
  4. Double Click "Maven Build" from the options on the left to create a
  new configuration.
  5. Name your configuration at the top. This will be for building ESAPI
  without running JUnit tests.
  6. The "Base directory" should point to the root of your project
  7. The "Goals" field type "package"
  8. From the checkboxes below, check "Skip Tests"
  9. Any options not mentioned should be left as their default
  10. Click "Apply" to save your build configuration
  11. Click "Run" to run your configuration
  12. NOTE: Jars created through building are located in the directory called