Code Mining is a port of Microsoft "CodeLens": a code mining represents a content (ex: label, icons) that should be shown along with source text. Some examples of code mining can be the number of references, links to run tests (with run/debug icons), SCM or code review annotations...
The main goals of code mining are to help developer to understand better the written code and to interact very quickly with it.
Code Mining is shipped by default as part of Eclipse Platform 4.8/Photon release.
In this talk I will present you: