Archive | May, 2010

The Simple e4 IDE

This is just a short update on my Simple e4 IDE Demo. Last week I reimplemented the Outline View concept of the Eclipse IDE and ported over the JavaOutlinePage from JDT. It currently lacks selection support to jump to places in the Editor but it looks very similar to what you get with Eclipse SDKs […]

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Installing Eclipse Translate View

I’ve just added an update-site to install Translation View into your Workbench. All you need to do is to add 2 update-sites: E4 M6 Update-Site: Translator Update-Site: After having successfully installed you should see a new category in your Eclipse Workbench: And if opened it will show up like this:

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e4 – Use e4-DI in 3.x

When talking about single sourceing in terms of e4 we talk about the following: Write for e4 and run in e4-Applications, Eclipse 4.0 SDK and Eclipse 3.x SDK In the first part of the series we are going to get familiar with how we can use the e4-Programming model which is build upon DI in […]

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It’s time for a beer

Just a short note. Ralph Müller from the Eclipse Foundation is tomorrow 27th in Innsbruck (for the opensource day on 28th) and we’ll meet at 8pm for a beer or 2 at the Iris Pub next to the SOWI. If you are in the Innsbruck area and are interested in joining us, feel free to […]

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A week at e4 – A new milestone

Core and Compat-Layer The work done last week was fixing the most important problems before signing of M6 this weekend, so not too many great new features have been developed but the ones already availabled got polished and improved. The most important things are: Editor-Activation time is reduced tremendously Editor Sharing problems have been fixed […]

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A week at e4 – Share me please

In fact it’s been 2 weeks since my last blog entry about the progress that’s been made in e4. So what has happened in this 2 weeks: Conferences Kai Tödter and Boris Bokowski presented e4 at Jax2010 in Mainz. It is of real importance to tell the community about e4, which expectations they should have […]

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I had the opportunity to present EMF-Databinding as part of the Modeling Days at the Jax2010-Conference in Mainz. It was a lot of fun presenting and meeting people. The slides I used in my talk can be downloaded Slides here.

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QxWT released

Following the release of qooxdoo 1.1 last week. I’ve updated the QxWT-Wrapper to use this version of qooxdoo. The transition was painless because qooxdoo didn’t break existing APIs. QxWT doesn’t introduce new features or bugfixes because of the lack of time (e4 kept me busy) but naturally inherits bugfixes and speed enhancements from qooxdoo. […]

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