Eclipse Xtext is the world’s leading language development environment. It lets you build programming languages and domain specific languages in mere hours. In the usual bi-yearly fashion, we will be celebrating the 2.9 release this autumn. Time to reflect about the past, present and future of Xtext and learn about the newly added features.
Ever missed an extension point you needed? All traditional approaches for reuse require pre-planning to enable the creation of variants. With Object Teams you gain the full dynamism of any-time adaptation by means of: Role objects attached to existing base objects, grouped into Teams in order to control that new flexibility. Starting with the Neon release, the OT/J runtime will even support dynamically loading Role and Team classes at runtime for unanticipated adaptation.