When we have to start a new project in Java or we have to join an existing project there are many points to be clarified and choices to do. You can find an updated list here: https://github.com/marco76/java-project-checklist (you can add your suggestions)
IDE – choice
- Eclipse – Intellij – Netbeans
- Free choice?
IDE – configuration
- Is it possible to use custom plugins?
- Is it possible to use custom configuration?
- Are there existing profiles to be imported?
Java SE version
- Which version?
Java enterprise framework
- Spring – JavaEE – Other
JavaEE – injection preference
- CDI – EJB
- No preferences (mixing allowed) [… continue on GitHub …]