The application project can be imported in eclipse as buildship project (buildship 2.2.1).

In order to import the application project in eclipse, first run these commands:

$ cd /path/to/open-platform-demo
$ ./gradlew generateCode copyWebapp

From the eclipse, import the project using File  Import…​  Gradle  Existing Gradle Project

  • repeat ./gradlew generateCode whenever you add/change any domain model definitions

  • repeat ./gradlew copyWebapp if you run gradle clean task or delete build directory

The application project is configured to be eclipse webtool compatible. Create a tomcat 8.5 server, add the open-platform-demo module and run the server.