As far as I can tell doing any perforce operations outside of IDEA confuses
the perforce plugin and basically renders it useless except in the simplest
For example, IDEA doesn't seem to understand it when I checkout a file using
the perforce client outside IDEA. Is there a way to make it figure this
out? I have tried "Sync Project", but it doesn't seem to do anything for
Is this a bug with the program, a bug with the the user (a.k.a. me), or
"just the way it works"?
Thanks for your kindly attentions.
ps, I am using the latest and greatest pallada build.