plug-ins

E++: Migrating Plug-ins from Eclipse 3.x to 4.2

Session Type: 
Standard Talk [25 minutes]
Speakers

Eclipse 4.2 brings e4 technologies into the mainstream. This next generation platform offers model-based user interface design, declarative styling, and a new services-oriented programming model. It's easier and more flexible than ever to create Eclipse applications and plug-ins. Developers who have already created 3.x plug-ins and tools will want to take advantage of the more streamlined look and feel of the workbench in 4.2. In this session, we'll discuss best practises for bringing your 3.x work over to 4.2.

Schedule info

Room: 
Theater Stage
Status: 
Accepted

Audience

Track: 
Eclipse Technology
Experience level: 
Intermediate

Eclipse Plug-in Development for the Absolute Beginner

Session Type: 
Standard Talk [25 minutes]
Speakers

Feeling a little overwhelmed? Eclipse is a vast and rich ecosystem of technologies, concepts, and buzz words. It's a challenge to get started. This session is about developing plug-ins and rich applications that run on top of Eclipse. You'll need to bring some Java coding knowledge. The session will supply the basics of how plug-ins and apps work in Eclipse 3.x and 4.2, and how you put it all together. We'll discuss best practises to follow and hazards to watch out for. Finally, we'll touch on deployment of your cool new features and products.

Schedule info

Status: 
Declined

Audience

Track: 
Eclipse Technology
Experience level: 
Beginner

Puttin' On The Rizt: Make Your Eclipse Application Sing & Dance with CSS Styling

Session Type: 
Standard Talk [25 minutes]
Speakers

It's easier than ever to make your Eclipse application stand out from the crowd. Give your app impact and elegance with Eclipse 4 declarative styling. This session delivers a step-by-step look at how it's done along with great tips on making your code effortless to style.

Discover themes, fixed and dynamic styling, styling of individual widgets, and applying color gradients. Gain helpful advice on separating your 'look' from your code, and adding a professional sparkle to your app. Finally, view a selection of showcase apps that look very different from standard Eclipse.

Schedule info

Status: 
Declined

Audience

Track: 
Eclipse Technology
Experience level: 
Intermediate

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