Alternative JVM Language Support in Eclipse - Monkey-patching the JDT for fun and profit?
Making For Eclipse · Standard (25 mins)
Tags: Emerging Technology , Java , Languages
Thursday, 16:20, 25 minutes | Grand Ballroom
Seamless interoperability with Java code at the source and binary level is critical to the widespread adoption of most alternative JVM languages. Similarly seamless interoperability at the tooling level is just as vital.
This presentation reports on challenges faced and experiences gained during the developement of the Scala IDE for Eclipse, in particular its integration with the Eclipse JDT and support for mixed Scala/Java development.
Miles Sabin runs a Scala-centric consulting company, Chuusai Ltd, but is perhaps best known in the Scala world for his outstanding contribution to the Scala IDE for Eclipse. Miles has made a business out of providing companies using Scala with the tools, practical advice, development help, training and the general support they need to be successful quickly. To find more visit: http://www.chuusai.com/