Eclipse Xtext is a mature and powerful framework for building domain specific languages - standalone, backed by a language server (LSP) and with an Eclipse IDE. Despite the existing documentation, tutorials and tons of third party material, there are some problems and obstacles new Xtext users are stumbling over regularly and ask in the Xtext forums or on Stackoverflow. In this talk I will give an overview on some of the most common issues and show possible solutions.
The Eclipse IDE is packed with a lot of features and capabilities that enable the users to be more productive in their day to day work. In addition to the existing ones, many new features are added in every release.
This session will show several cool tips and tricks in action in the IDE that are invaluable to users in different aspects of development such as project configuration, editor management, source code navigation, coding and debugging. It’ll also highlight some of the useful tricks added in the recent Eclipse releases such as 4.9 and Photon.