Feature request: Faster/simpler upgrading of LPCXpresso

Discussion created by lpcware Employee on Jun 15, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 15, 2016 by lpcware
Content originally posted in LPCWare by OldManVimes on Mon Jul 21 05:16:11 MST 2014
Hi support,

I had a look in the forums and FAQ but could not immediately find a post about a similar subject.

I try to keep up to date with LPCXpresso releases, and appreciate the release frequency. The recent advances in the toolkit have been worth the effort to upgrade.

Every install creates a new isolated copy of the tool-set. This can make perfect sense, so it is wise to keep this option. However, every time I update, I need to re-install and copy my workspace and setup my additional plug-ins (for configuration management and DoxyGen). Also, I need to export and import my Eclipse settings (or redo them from scratch). This takes about 30 minutes, so basically I have little reason to complain.

Having said that though, it would be very nice if the upgrade would take less time. I think that translates to a more automated upgrade. Is this a subject you are considering for future versions?