Has it really been 10 years?

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Standard [25 minutes]

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Eclipse is many things. An extensibility architecture. A Java IDE. An open source community. When Eclipse 1.0 was released on November 7, 2001 it was just another open source project with an uncertain future. What mistakes were made? What surprises did we discover along the way? In this talk Kim and John will take a look back to those early days, share anecdotes, and discuss how the Eclipse community, architecture and governance has evolved in the ensuing 10 years.

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Given that a keynote has been

Given that a keynote has been announced that is similar to our original proposal, we'd like to change the focus of this talk to the following.

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Eclipse +10: Changing the open source landscape

Eclipse is many things. An extensible architecture. A Java IDE. An open source community. When Eclipse 1.0 was released on November 7, 2001 it was just another open source project with an uncertain future. In this talk, Kim and John will discuss ten significant ways that Eclipse changed the broader open source community.

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