Discovering the p2 API
Pascal Rapicault (RAPICORP )
Making With Eclipse · Standard (25 mins)
Monday, 16:20, 25 minutes | Winchester
3.6 marks the first official release of the p2 API. This talk gives an introduction to the various APIs and their intended use. It will cover the high level APIs provided in the UI and Operations as well as some of the more core APIs.
Pascal Rapicault leads the Equinox p2 team, dedicated to provide a cross platform provisioning technology at Eclipse. Over his years of involvement at Eclipse, Pascal has shaped the Eclipse component story by contributing to the runtime, build and provisioning aspects, thus defining how components are designed, developed, built, deployed and finally executed. His current interests include providing a complete end to end solution to ease component development. More generally he is interested in software development and bringing research ideas to products.