Dev:Developing the mod

From Valkyrien Skies

You can contribute to Valkyrien Skies by making edits to the code and making pull requests to the main repository, due to the fact that the mod is open source.


Setting up your IDE

To start, open up IntelliJ IDEA. If you're using windows, use powershell.

The IntelliJ landing page
The IntelliJ landing page

Obtaining a copy of the project

  1. Go to the directory where you want to store the project.
  2. Type into your command line: git clone
  3. Type into your command line: cd Valkyrien-Skies
  4. Type into your command line: ./gradlew setupDecompWorkspace. You may have to wait for several minutes.
  5. Open IntelliJ IDEA and select Import Project
  6. Navigate to the directory where the project was stored and select the build.gradle file. Press OK.

Required Plugins

  1. Open up File > Settings > Plugins > Marketplace
  2. Install "Minecraft Development"
  3. Install "Lombok"
  4. Restart IntelliJ