[Neo4j] Problem Installing Spatial (Beginner)

Peter Neubauer peter.neubauer at neotechnology.com
Tue Sep 27 17:57:36 CEST 2011

sorry for the inconvenience, we are just about to make the tests
green. For the moment, just do

mvn clean install -DskipTests

to get the resulting artifacts that you then can use in your Neo4j
Server or Java application. Let me know via Skype or so how I can


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On Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 5:24 PM, handloomweaver <al at atomised.coop> wrote:
> Hi
> I wonder if someone would be so kind to help. I'm new to Neo4j and was
> trying to install Neo4jSpatial to try its GIS features out. I need to be
> clear that I have no experience of Java & Maven so I'm struggling a bit.
> I want to install Neo4j & Spatial once somewhere on my 4GB MacBook Pro. I
> have no problem downloading the Neo4j Java Binary and starting it. But I'm
> confused about the Spatial library. Looking at the Github page it says
> either use Maven or copy a zip file into a folder in Neo4j. Is the zip file
> the Github repository contents or something else?
> I've tried the Maven way (mvn install) described on GitHub but I'm firstly
> confused about if/where Neo4j is being installed (does it install it first,
> where?) and anyway the install fails. It seems to be a JVM Heap memory
> problem? Why is it failing. How can I make it not fail. Is it a config file
> somewhere needing tweaked?
> http://handloomweaver.s3.amazonaws.com/Terminal_Output.txt
> http://handloomweaver.s3.amazonaws.com/surefire-reports.zip
> I'm really keen to use Neo4J spatial but the barrier to entry for the less
> technical GIS developer is proving too high for me!
> I'd SO appreciate some help/pointers. I apologise that I am posting such a
> NOOB question on your forum but I've exhausted Google searches.
> Thanks
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