Monthly Archives: October 2013

Received Eclipse platform committer status

After contributing to the Eclipse platform for a while now, I’m proud to say that I received Eclipse platform committer rights last week. It is a great honor to join the ranks of the excellent Eclipse platform developer team. My … Continue reading

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Generics for the JFace Viewer and the end of the Google Summer of Code 2013

Last week the final results of the Google Summer of Code were released. So I want to give you a brief update on my GSoC project and write a bit about my personal experience I collected within the GSoC. After … Continue reading

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jo-widgets – Eclipse renderer independent user interface toolkit (SWT, Swing, JavaFX, RAP)

I recently learned from one of our customer about the Jo-widget toolkit. Jo-widgets is a single sourcing GUI API for Java application and can therefore be used with Eclipse 4 application which allows you to exchange the renderer. Thanks to … Continue reading

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Contributing to Eclipse.org projects via Gerrit

I created a hopefully concise description how to setup Gerrit contributions to Eclipse.org projects. Please see Contributing to Eclipse via Gerrit – setup. I hope that helps.

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