Instructions for the Google Books V1 JSON Command-Line Sample

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Prerequisites: install Java 6, Mercurial and Maven. You may need to set your JAVA_HOME .

    cd [someDirectory]
hg clone google-api-java-client-samples
cd google-api-java-client-samples/books-cmdline-sample
[editor] src/main/java/com/google/api/services/samples/books/cmdline/
mvn compile
mvn -q exec:java -Dexec.args=Google

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Setup Project in Eclipse

Prerequisites: install Eclipse, the Mercurial plugin, and the Maven plugin.