The Ribbon IDE - a leaner, modern UI for Eclipse
Elias Volanakis (EclipseSource)
Making For Eclipse · Lightning (12 mins)
Tags: Emerging Technology , Runtime , UI / RCP
Monday, 15:50, 12 minutes | Stevens Creek
- integrates the Hexapixel Ribbon widget (EPL) with the IDE
- delivers a leaner and user-friendlier experience, without the visual clutter of view toolbars and the perspective switcher
- allows the user to customize the toolbar using extension points
- is deployable as a plug-in or via p2
- is available under EPL on github
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In just 12 minutes we will do a quick demo of the software, provide a short technical overview and explain where to get it.
Elias Volanakis (@evolanakis) is an Eclipse expert at EclipseSource. He divides his time between committer work on Eclipse Riena - a platform for powerful and friendly client/server applications - and helping people write Eclipse-based software. In between he shares Eclipse tips on his blog. When not coding he enjoys running, climbing and the art of cooking.