Monthly Archives: September 2009

Eclipse PDE templates – Your action is my command

The Eclipse PDE templates are fantastic to help people to learn the platform and to get oven the first initial resistence to start with Eclipse RCP or Eclipse Plugin development. Templates indicates to their consumers that they represent best development … Continue reading

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Eclipse Papercut #5 – Getting external libraries as bundles

Explains why Eclipse Plugins are improving the definition of the external API and how to get prepared Eclipse plugins via the Springsource bundle repository. Continue reading

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Using Fast Views in Eclipse RCP

Using fastview / fast view in Eclipse RCP Continue reading

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SWT – Putting a file into the clipboard

I recently got the question how you can put a file into the system clipboard. SWT makes this trivial: Afer calling the method with a correct filename you should be able to paste the file, e.g. Strg+V into your system … Continue reading

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