building community source

One day in the not too distant past, (within the timeframe 13 has been available) I downloaded from github the Intellij source, followed the instructions and sucessfully built it. Yesterday, I did the exact same thing, downloading the source from the link provided at the instructions which are located here:

http://www.jetbrains.org/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=983225

. What was at that link had a different name. Instead of being named "intellij-community" it was named "intellij-community-master'. Also, what was at that link would not compile.. Basically (probably because  paths were wrong )  it couldn't locate any of its libraries including anything starting with "com.intellij" or anything else for that matter.

Here's where the previously mentioned page linked me to
https://github.com/JetBrains/intellij-community

Given only what I've told you, does this make any sense to anyone? I am thinking that somehow everyone but me knows that anything with "master" in the name located in source control might not compile.   

Thanks.

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perhaps someone knows the opposite is true- i.e. that there's nothing about a "master" suffix which indicates or iplies "might not compile". Is that true?

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It happend to me sometimes that master would not compile, but is generally ok, and the current one is ok.
You just need to properly setup JDK - add tools.jar, and click on Make (dunno why but clicking on Run would not do the magic).

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Very useful information, thanks Vojtech.. I will  try again tomorrow....

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