websphere integration and home folder


I'm trying to configure a websphere Application Server within my Idea.
Currently I'm using idea 8.1.4 (I know it is old but still working very well) and WebSphere

I have trouble setting the home folder of Websphere in the "Application Servers" page of idea. I did try the root folder (AppServer) and some children folder (i.e. profiles\AppSrv01) but I always get the following message "Websphere home isn't correctly specified".

Does anyone of you guys know what folder of WS I should set ? Is Idea 8 "compatible" with WS 9 ?

Thanks in advance for your answer.

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I got a very similar issue in IntelliJ 10.5.4.
Issue description:
1. Open Run/Debug Configuration
2.Add Websphere Instance (Local)
3. Application server -> Configure
4. Add
5. Popup says
Can't find directory "D:\IntelliJ IDEA 10.5\bin"
in the last line (D:\IntelliJ IDEA 10.5\ is the IntelliJ installation path)
6. Adding WAS installation path by the popup selection produces at first empty/garbage entries
When entering the correct path manually the error message says "D:\IBM\WebSphere80\AppServer\bin"
It is not possible to press OK or Apply

Any ideas?


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