Easy SDK Upgrade


I started the upgrade to the newest version of the SDK.


Upgrading went pretty smoothly.  I had previously downloaded the newest SDK. So I made sure there wasn’t a newer version.  Next I extracted the SDK folder from the downloaded zip file.  I renamed the old folder to indicate it’s version number. I renamed the new SDK folder to Uprogrammer. I copied the code folder (Uprogrammer Firmware) from the old SDK folder into this new one.

Then I compiled (Success), Uploaded (also success after I copied esptools folder), and interacted with the application over serial (again success). Everything seemed to be going great.

Then I opened Eclipse… It didn’t find the project.  So I set my file manager to show hidden files.  I noticed the .metadata folder was not in the new directory. I copied it and still no joy.  I did this for all of the hidden files and it still didn’t work.  I then realized I must not have gotten the spelling of my folder correct.  I checked, the ‘p’ in the folder name needed to be capitalized.

Finally, I checked Git-Cola to see if it worked correctly.  It came up and showed me a bunch of untracked files that were generated by the build I had just done (another success).

This was a very easy upgrade.

The request:

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