wiki:Integration/AutomaticVaadinDownload

Automated Vaadin Download

For tools, especially IDE plugins, it can be useful to be able to automatically find out what Vaadin versions are available and automatically download the Vaadin JAR with a given version. A few helper files exist to make this easier:

Finding out the latest available release version

Listing available versions

GWT version

Each Vaadin version depends on a specific GWT version. The required GWT version can be found out from the META-INF/GWT-VERSION (for older than 6.5.0) or META-INF/MANIFEST.MF row "GWT-Version" (6.5.0 and newer). The required Jar files gwt-user.jar and gwt-dev.jar are also available for download at vaadin.com: